On This Date: Feb. 22, 2002
February 22, 2002 — Jen Farrell scores 19 points, collects three steals, and also blocks two shots to help Jim Thorpe pull away from Northern Lehigh for a 57-35 victory in the quarterfinal round of the District 11 playoffs. Farrell and Genia Cooper combine for 11 points in the first quarter as the Olympians, coached by Jerry Tone, jump out to an early seven-point lead. The advantage swells to 13 points by halftime before Thorpe seals the win in the second half. Cooper finishes with 17 points and three steals, while Erin Kennedy adds nine points and two blocks. For the Bulldogs, Megan Evans tallies a team-high 12 points.