Lady Eagles Comeback Falls Short

The MSJC women's basketball team fell short in a comeback effort Saturday afternoon faTinaFantroychaf.jpglling to Chaffey College 76-67 in a Foothill Conference game.

The Lady Eagles trailed by 4 at the half, before falling behind by 20 mid way through the second half.  MSJC went on a 16-0 run to cut the lead to 4 with just over 2 minutes to play.  The Lady Eagles comeback effort was halted by a Chaffey 3 point basket with 46 seconds remaining that sealed the win for the Panthers.

Tina Fantroy led the MSJC offense with 28 points while Ashley Jenkins added 9 points and 8 rebounds.  Faith Fantroy finished the day with 8 points and 8 assists while Aishah Pullum came off the bench to record a game high 12 rebounds.

The loss drops MSJC's overall record to 16-4, while Chaffey improved to 16-3.  The Lady Eagles are back in action at home on Wednesday night when the host Victory Valley at 5 pm.

 

 

(1/14/2012 San Jacinto, CA)

 

Mt. San Jacinto College's Tina Fantroy fights for two of her 28 points Saturday. MSJC women's basketball lost 67-76 against Chaffey College Saturday in Foothill Conference. (DeeAnn Bradley/MSJC)