MSJC Women's Hoops Defeats Rio

The MSJC women's basketball team moved to 4-0 in conference play and 15-3 overall on Friday night defeating visiting Rio Hondo 82-29.

The Lady Eagles got off to a fast start and were able to build a 42-9 halftime Kyna Lewislead on their way to the victory. All 10 of MSJC's players scored at least two points led by Danielle Smith's 22 and Tiffany Smith's 17.

Nicole Villalobos also had a strong game with 9 points and a game high 17 rebounds. Autumn Spikes and Autum Jenkins added 8 points each while both Kyna Lewis and Daniela Murrieta added 6.

The Lady Eagles, who are currently ranked #4 in the state will head on the road this week for a pair of big games. Wednesday night MSJC will travel to Lancaster to take on the state's tenth ranked team Antelope Valley and Friday the Lady Eagles will be in Barstow to take on the Vikings. MSJC returns home next Wednesday January 27th when they host Chaffey College. All three games are at 5 pm and can be heard on the Eagle Radio Network at AM 1620 or across the internet at msjc.edu.

 

(01/15/2010 San Jacinto, CA)
Mt. San Jacinto's Kyna Lewis (5) pushes through to score. MSJC beat Rio Hondo College 82-29. Eagles host Chaffey next home game January 27th at 5 p.m. (DeeAnn Bradley/MSJC)