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Lady Riders Snap Losing Streak

January 28th, 2009 » filed under: Women's Basketball News

The Lady Rider basketball team beat Phoenix College this evening in the Storm Center 83-57. YC improves to 11-10 overall and 7-6 in ACCAC play. Phoenix falls to 4-15 overall and 2-11 in conference action.

YC led 45-28 at halftime while shooting 50% from the field. The lady hoopsters followed that up with a 62% shooting percentage after intermission to finish the game at 55.6 %. Yavapai controlled the boards grabbing 48 caroms to the opponents 22.

Everybody got into the scoring column led by DeAndra Adsitt with 21 points. Danielle Reiher added 17 points. Adsitt led the squad in rebounding with 9 followed by three with 5. The team’s leading scorer, Bjonee Reaves was held to 6 points but had 7 assists.

“It wasn’t perfect but we needed to get back into the win column and break the losing streak”.

The Roughriders will play host to Glendale Community College on Saturday, January 31st in a matinee affair with tip-off at 2:00 PM.