Zarycki scores 16 as Broncos fall to Notre Dame

Published 7:43 am Friday, December 22, 2023

NOTRE DAME, Ind. — Former Edwardsburg standout Kaitlyn Zarycki had a team-high 16 points in Western Michigan University’s 84-47 loss to host Notre Dame at the Purcell Pavilion Thursday night.

The Fighting Irish (9-1) wrapped up their non-conference campaign with the win over the Broncos, who drop to 5-5 on the season.

Hannah Hidalgo scored a game-high 26 points to go along with 11 rebounds and 10 assists. She also finished the night with five steals.

Western Michigan got off to a quick start against Notre Dame as it grabbed a 9-4 lead. The Fighting Irish countered with an 8-0 run and 24-13 after the opening quarter. It was all Notre Dame from there.

The Fighting Irish outscored the Broncos 60-34 over the final three quarters.

Zarycki finished the night 7-of-16 from the field and 2-for-2 at free throw line. She also had three assists and a pair of rebounds in nearly 29 minutes of play.

Besides Hidalgo, Notre Dame also got 17 points from Anna DeWolfe and 15 points and eight rebounds from Maddy Westbeld.

NOTRE DAME, Ind. — Former Edwardsburg standout Kaitlyn Zarycki had a team-high 16 points in Western Michigan University’s 84-47 loss to host Notre Dame at the Purcell Pavilion Thursday night.

The Fighting Irish (9-1) wrapped up their non-conference campaign with the win over the Broncos, who drop to 5-5 on the season.

Hannah Hidalgo scored a game-high 26 points to go along with 11 rebounds and 10 assists. She also finished the night with five steals.

Western Michigan got off to a quick start against Notre Dame as it grabbed a 9-4 lead. The Fighting Irish countered with an 8-0 run and 24-13 after the opening quarter. It was all Notre Dame from there.

The Fighting Irish outscored the Broncos 60-34 over the final three quarters.

Zarycki finished the night 7-of-16 from the field and 2-for-2 at free throw line. She also had three assists and a pair of rebounds in nearly 29 minutes of play.

Besides Hidalgo, Notre Dame also got 17 points from Anna DeWolfe and 15 points and eight rebounds from Maddy Westbeld.