Lady Eagles Beat Sixth Ranked Orange Coast
The MSJC women's basketball team won for the second day in a row as they defeated the state's sixth ranked team Orange Coast last night 61-58.
Freshmen Nicole Villalobos (Bakersfield Centennial) and Danielle Smith (Moreno Valley) led the way offensively with 20 points a piece. Point guard Jasmyn Russell (Paloma Valley) added 12 points and 12 rebounds for the Lady Eagles.
The Lady Eagles built a 10 point lead at the half and were able to stretch the lead out to 13 before the Pirates rallied back late in the second half. MSJC was able to hold of the Pirates down the stretch behind some key offensive rebounds.
The victory improved the Lady Eagles record to 2-0 on the season. MSJC is back in action next Tuesday November 18th when they host Riverside at 5:30 pm.
Nicole Villalobos and Danielle Smith both had 20 points to help lead the Lady Eagles past Orange Coast on Thursday night.