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Lady Riders Uproot Artichokes

January 8th, 2011 » filed under: Top Story, Women's Basketball News

The Lady Rider basketball team jumped out to a 41-19 halftime lead and cruised to a 70-52 victory Saturday evening over Scottsdale Community College. Yavapai improves to 12-4 overall and evens their conference record to 4-4.

Ashley Wirtzberger scored all of 18 points in the first half on six three-pointers. Antoinette Miller and Kayla Williams each added 12 points and rebounds. Bernadette Sanchez chipped in 6 points, 3 rebounds and a team high 7 assists. YC held a 39-29 rebounding advantage and shot 47% from the field and 44% from beyond the arc.

Yavapai plays host to Phoenix College on Wednesday, January 12th. Tip-off will be at 5:30 PM.