Lady Hoopster Win In Tune-Up For #2 CAC
4 players in double figures, Carson drops 13 dimes
The Yavapai women’s basketball team had their second highest output of the year posting 95 points en route to a 95-73 victory over the Lady Cougars from South Mountain Community College. YC is now 8-7 overall and more significantly 6-1 in the conference standings.
YC held a 50-35 halftime lead and led by as many as 25 at one point. YC shot an amazing 56% from the field on the night and connected on all 3 of their shots from beyond the 3-point line. Tehani Goldsmith led the Lady Riders with 32 points and 4 steals. Sandy Cook dropped 15 points and grabbed 6 rebounds. Ebony Ward added 15 points, 7 rebounds, 5 assists and 5 steals. Kellie Snyder chipped in 14 points, 5 rebounds, 6 assists and 1 steal. Jonisha Carson had a career high of 13 assists to go along with 7 points.
Next up for the lady hoopsters is a trip to #2 ranked Central Arizona College, the defending NJCAA national runners-up. The game will be played on Saturday, January 12th with a tip-off time of 2:00 PM.