York Catholic grad Rachel Forjan is enjoying a strong season for Elizabethtown College.(Photo: PHOTO COURTESY OF ELIZABETHTOWN COLLEGE)
York Catholic High School graduate Rachel Forjan set a new career-high in points for the second consecutive game and helped the Elizabethtown College women’s basketball team sweep the season series with Merchant Marine for the second straight season on Monday.
The Blue Jays cruised to a 76-58 victory. Forjan finished the game with 30 points to lead all scorers.
Forjan, fresh off a 29-point performance in Saturday’s win over Goucher, accounted for the first 11 points for Elizabethtown (10-5 overall, 6-3 Landmark Conference). She hit a layup to start the game, followed by a jumper to make it 4-0 in the first minute of play. She assisted on a fastbreak layup before hitting two free throws and capping off E-town’s 11-2 start with her first of four 3-pointers in the game.
Forjan shot 12 for 18 from the floor, including 4 for 6 from 3-point range.
Forjan is Elizabethtown’s leading scorer at 17.5 points per game. She is shooting 42 percent on her 3-point attempts.