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Lady Hoopsters Extend Streak

January 7th, 2010 » filed under: Top Story, Women's Basketball News

The Yavapai College women’s basketball team won their sixth consecutive ACCAC game Wednesday night in Douglas, 69-60 over Cochise College (5-10, 3-4). Yavapai improves to 6-1 in conference play and 8-6 overall.

YC led the entire first half taking a 31-25 lead into intermission. However, the lead changed hands shortly after the break, but Yavapai regained control with 10 minutes remaining and held on for the nine-point victory.

Lerrin Cook led the team with 23 points including shooting 10 for 12 from the free throw line. Kira DeMorales had yet another double-double with 17 points and 14 rebounds. Julianne Forte` chipped in 12 points and Dee Adsitt contributed 10 points.

Yavapai will play host to Eastern Arizona College (0-14, 0-6) on Saturday, January 9th in the Storm Center. The game will tip-off at 5:30 PM.