LA CROSSE, Wis. - The Simpson women's basketball team posted the widest margin of victory in school history in a dominating 107-26 win over Mount Mary (Wis.) in the season opener at the UW-La Crosse/HolidayInn Express Tip-Off Classic on Saturday.
All 15 players in uniform scored a point as the Storm (1-0) won by 81 points, topping the previous record of 80 set on Feb. 5, 2005 when Simpson beat Cornell 107-27.
The 107 points scored by Simpson are the most since 2010 as the Storm controlled the game from the outset, scoring the first 29 points. Simpson led 62-10 at halftime.
Rachel Kaale led a well-balanced offensive attack with 14 points, going 7 of 8 from the field. Morgan Mauro had 11 points on 3 of 4 shooting from beyond the arch and Maddie Muhlenbruck came off the bench to score 12.
Jasmine Meyer scored eight points and grabbed six rebounds to lead the Blue Angels (0-1).
Simpson closes play at the Tip-Off Classic on Sunday when it faces Wisconsin-La Crosse at 3 p.m.