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Lady Riders Cruise Past Phoenix

January 28th, 2010 » filed under: Top Story, Women's Basketball News

The Yavapai College women’s basketball team won their 10th conference game of the season Wednesday night over the Bears from Phoenix College (5-13, 2-11), 88-62. Yavpai improves to 12-8 overall and 10-3 in the ACCAC standings.

Yavapai was led by Julianne Forte` with 24 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists. Kira DeMorales almost got her first career triple-double as she scored 18 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and stole 9 opponent passes. Lerrin Cook nailed three 3-pointers en route to 17 points and DeAndra Adsitt contributed 11 points and 9 rebounds.

Yavapai returns to the court on Saturday, January 30th at Glendale Community College (3-16, 3-9). YC dismantled the Gauchos in December 84-58. Tip-off will be at 2:00 PM.