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Pace Basketball Players Register Career Highs

Freshman Kristen Dodge led Pace with a double-double in a win against Southern State Connecticut on Wednesday, Feb. 19.
Freshman Kristen Dodge led Pace with a double-double in a win against Southern State Connecticut on Wednesday, Feb. 19. Photo Credit: Contributed
Senior Kai Smith netted a career-high of 30 points against Southern Connecticut State University on Wednesday, Feb. 19.
Senior Kai Smith netted a career-high of 30 points against Southern Connecticut State University on Wednesday, Feb. 19. Photo Credit: Contributed

PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- Pace University men's and women's basketball players recorded career highs in the teams' games against Southern Connecticut State Owls on Wednesday, Feb. 19.

For the women's team, freshman Kirsten Dodge had career-highs with 18 points and 12 rebounds and led the Setters to their second win in their last three games as they topped the Southern Connecticut State Owls 70-60. 

Additionally, Dodge shot 9-for-16 from the field.

Men's basketball senior Kai Smith had a career-high 30 points and went 6-for-6 from three-point range as the Setters lost to Southern Connecticut 94-69.

Smith tallied 22 of his points in the second half. He hit four three-pointers and went 9-for-13 overall.

The Setters will be in action again on Saturday, Feb. 22 when the teams travel to Garden City to take on Adelphi at 3:30 p.m.