Women's Hoops Wins Home Opener

The MSJC women's basketball team jumped out to a 16-0 lead on their way to a 93-57 win over Santa Ana in their first home game of the season.

Five Lady Eagles scored in double figures and 10 of the 11 players that played in the game had at least one basket. Danielle Smith led the way with 19 points and 10 assists while Tiffany Smith added 15 points. Autum Jenkins came off the bench to add 13 points while Autumn Spikes kicked in 12 and Kyna Lewis recorded a double double with 10 points and 11 rebounds.

The win improved MSJC's record to 8-1 on the season and Santa Ana fell to 5-6. The Lady Eagles will be back in action this Thursday through Saturday when they compete in the Antelope Valley Holiday Tournament in Lancaster. MSJC opens the tournament at 4 pm Thursday when they take on Fresno City College.