Lady Eagles Set Up Showdown With San Bernardino

The MSJC Lady Eagles moved to 10-1 in conference play and 18-8 overall Wednesday with a 72-42 victory over visiting Barstow College.

The win kept MSJC a half game ahead of San Bernardino Valley in the race for the conference championship. The two teams will meet Saturday at San Bernardino at 1 pm.

Wednesday it was the Lady Eagles defense that got them off to a quick start, holding Barstow to 3 first half field goals on the way to a 32-11 halftime lead. Michelle Simmons, Jasmine Nyx, and Dorinda Chaney all hit double figures for MSJC led by Simmons 13. Simmons also added 11 rebounds and 7 assists on the evening. The Lady Eagles received 39 points from the bench against Barstow led by Chaney's 10.

Saturday's game with SBVC can be heard on the Eagle Radio Network at AM 1620 or across the internet at msjc.edu.