On the heels of a vital win against Xavier Thursday night, Butler women’s basketball (11-7, 2-1) faced La Salle (5-13, 1-2) Sunday afternoon in Philadelphia. The Bulldogs won their second consecutive game 59-42.
Junior forward Daress McClung led the team in scoring with 19 points and five assists and was stellar on defense as well with seven blocks and three steals. Sophomore center Liz Stratman continued her hot streak, draining 12 points in just 20 minutes of play. Sophomore guards Taylor Schippers and Hannah Douglas sank nine points.
On Thursday, the Bulldogs won a back-and-forth game against Xavier (6-11, 0-3) at Hinkle Fieldhouse 71-67.
The Bulldogs have a long trek to Massachusetts for their next game Wednesday night.