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Lady Riders Pound EAC

February 18th, 2009 » filed under: Women's Basketball News

The Lady Rider basketball team won their seventh consecutive game with a 94-55 drubbing of Eastern Arizona College Wednesday night in the Storm Center. Yavapai improves their overall record to 17-10 and 13-6 in the ACCAC standings.

The lady hoopsters jumped out to a 47-17 halftime lead scoring the first 12 points of the game. YC held off the pesky Gila Monsters in the second half behind 52% shooting from the field including 5 for 10 from behind the three-point arc.

Julianne Forte` led the squad in scoring with 19 points. DeAndra Adsitt added 14 points and 13 rebounds. Danielle Reiher chipped in 13 points and Louise Solomon and Hannah Davidson had 10 points each.

On Saturday, February 21st Yavapai will play host to the second-place team in the conference Pima Community College. In January, the Aztecs beat YC 49-62 in Tucson. Tip-off will be at 2:00 PM in the Storm Center.