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Lady Hoopsters Win Fourth Consecutive

December 2nd, 2010 » filed under: Top Story, Women's Basketball News

The Lady Roughrider basketball team won their fourth consecutive victory and their first conference win Wednesday night over Chandler/Gilbert Community College, 80-53. YC improves to 5-2 overall and 1-2 in ACCAC action. Chandler/Gilbert remains winless at 0-5 overall and 0-3 in conference play.

Chandler/Gilbert struck first to take a 2-0 lead but that was as close as the game got with Yavapai taking a 43-28 lead into halftime on 59% shooting from the field. Yavapai finished the game shooting 48% overall and 33% from behind the three-point arc.

Yavapai had five players in double figures led by Antoinette Miller with 16 points and 4 rebounds. Kayla Williams had a double-double with 12 points and 11 boards. Jennifer Kelley had 11 points and led the team with 4 assists. Ashley Wirtzberger had 10 points and Bernadette Sanchez had 10 points and 5 steals.

Yavapai returns to the hardwood on Saturday in Phoenix against South Mountain Community College. The game will tip-off at 2:00 PM.