Marietta 57 Hamilton 50
December 1, 1996
Marietta College of Ohio defeated Hamilton, 57-50, to win the championship of the "Turkey Shoot Tournament." Amanda Knapp and Hillary Leckrone led the Pioneers with 18 and 14 points, respectively. Sabrina Valenta paced Hamilton with 20 points and six rebounds, while Ashley Merriman added 11 points and 15 rebounds. Valenta and Kim Herrig were named to the all-tournament team for the Continentals.