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Lady Riders Maul The Bears

November 21st, 2009 » filed under: Top Story, Women's Basketball News

The Yavapai College women’s basketball team got their first conference win of the season Saturday afternoon in the Storm Center over Phoenix College, 79-61. YC improves to 1-1 in the ACCAC and 2-5 overall.

The Lady Rider defense was the catalyst today forcing 16 turnovers and converting those turnovers into 19 points. Yavapai outrebounded the opponent 58-35 and shot 44% for the day. Yavapai led at halftiime 42-27.

YC was led by DeAndra Adsitt with 17 points, 16 rebounds, 5 assists, 3 steals and 2 blocked shots. Julianne Forte` added 15 points and 5 rebounds. Kira DeMorales chpped in 13 points, 8 rebounds, 3 steals and 4 blocked shots and Lerrin Cook had 12 points, 3 rebounds and 3 assists.

Yavapai returns to the hardwood on Wednesday, December 1st in the Storm Center against Glendale Community College. The lady hoopsters won both meetings last season against the Lady Gauchos, 93-80 and 98-91. Tip-off will be at 5:30 PM.