MSJC Women Win Two; Lose in Finals at Grossmont

The MSJC women's basketball team wrapped up the non conference portion of their season Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday by winning two of three games in the Grossmont Holiday Tournament.

On Monday Tiffany Smith had 27 points and 8 rebounds to the lead the Lady Eagles to a 62-36 win over San Diego Mesa. Danielle Smith added 13 points and 7 assists while Nicole Villalobos had 8 points and a team high 15 rebounds.

In Tuesday's semi-final MSJC beat Citrus 64-48 with Tiffany Smith again leading the scoring with 26 she also had 10 rebounds. Danielle Smith had 13 points and 9 assists in another strong performance. Autumn Spikes chipped in with 9 points and 8 rebounds.

The Lady Eagles shooting went cold in the finals on Wednesday as they fell to Grossmont 75-65. MSJC shot just 25 of 73 from the floor in the loss. Tiffany and Danielle Smith along with Villalobos all were in double figures for the game with 23, 12, and 14 respectively.

MSJC, currently ranked #5 in the state now stand at 12-3 on the season. The Lady Eagles will be home Monday night January 4th when they host Cerro Coso at 5 pm.