This week in NOVA Athletics Jan. 8-13

This week in NOVA Athletics Jan. 8-13

Tuesday, January 9
3 p.m. – Women's Basketball vs. Onondaga, Ernst Gymnasium

Friday, January 12
9:30 p.m. – Hockey vs. James Madison, Prince William Ice Center

Saturday, January 13
8:10 p.m. – Hockey vs. Radford, Prince William Ice Center

Women's Basketball
The Nighthawks finished the first half of the season at 5-7 and were led by Jalita Montgomery, who averaged 21 points a game and Theresa Sherrill's 93 rebounds. NOVA won two out of its last three contests in December.

Through five games in Region 20 Division II, the Nighthawks (3-2) are tied for fourth with Chesapeake, who owns the tiebreaker.  NOVA is scoring 63 points per game in Division II match ups and has forced 156 turnovers.

The Nighthawks begin a two-game homestand Friday and Saturday against in-state foes JMU and Radford. It will be the first time this season NOVA battled JMU, while the Nighthawks look avenge a 4-0 loss at Radford in October.

Following the two contests on home ice, the Nighthawks travel to Florida for three games beginning Jan. 19. NOVA returns home to for the final home game of the season against Appalachian State.