Lady Hoopsters Win Second In A Row
Carson and Snyder have double-doubles. Goldsmith scores 25.
The Lady Rider basketball team won their second consecutive conference game this afternoon in the Storm Center, 67-46 over Glendale Community College. YC improves their overall record to 3-4 and a 2-0 mark in league play.
Yavapai jumped out to an early 10 point lead in the first half and the scrappy Lady Gauchos clawed their way back to take a one point lead in the waning minutes of the half. However Tehani Goldsmith responded with a 3-pointer, a steal and a lay-up to put the lady hoopsters on top by 5 at halftime, 25-20. YC picked up the intensity in the second half with 45% shooting from the field, 12 offensive rebounds and 8 steals to win going away.
Goldsmith finished the afternoon with 25 points 8 rebounds, 5 assists and 4 steals. Jonisha Carson had her second consecutive double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds. In addition, Carson had 7 assists and 3 steals. Kellie Snyder recorded her second double-double on the year with 10 points and 13 rebounds.
Yavapai makes their first conference trip to Arizona Western College on Wednesday, December 5th for an NJCAA Division I game with the Lady Matadors. Last season, YC won both meetings 72-62 and 62-56. Tip-off will be at 5:30 PM on the campus of AWC in Yuma.