Freshman Holmes scores 15, leads Mountaineers to win in Capital Classic

The West Virginia women’s basketball defeated Marshall University last night at the Charleston Civic Center for an exciting in-state rivalry game in the Chesapeake Energy Capital Classic, 64-48.

The game was the 53rd meeting between the two teams, and the victory marked Marshall’s eighth consecutive loss to the Mountaineers. West Virginia advanced its win streak to two games to result in a record of 5-2 on the season.

An injury during warm- ups caused starting point guard Linda Stepney to sit out for the game. Junior Brooke Hampton started in her place.

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