Lady Eagles Beat Cerro Coso

The MSJC women's basketball team used smothering defense to defeat host Cerro Coso on Saturday 68-34.

The Lady Eagles led by a score of 37-15 at halftime and built leads as big as 35 points in the second half. Danielle Smith and Brandie McCann led a balanced scoring attack with 14 points each, Smith also added 6 assists and 3 steals while McCann had 4 assists and 2 steals. Nicole Villalobos and Rayven Lewis just missed double figure nights scoring 9 points a piece. Kathy Raya came off the bench to add 6 points in the victory.

The win improved MSJC's overall record to 21-8 and upped their Foothill Conference mark to 8-4. The Lady Eagles are back in action Wednesday when they travel to College of the Desert for a 5 pm game. All the action can be heard on the Eagle Radio Network at AM 1620 or across the internet at msjc.edu.