Lady Eagle Basketball Team Wins at Grossmont

The MSJC women's basketball team raced out to a big halftime lead on Friday and were able to cruise home with an 88-50 win over Grossmont in a Pacific Coast Athletic Conference game in El NokomisCabrera-gmont2-16.jpg

The Lady Eagles got off to the fast start behind their transition game and full court press as they led 25-5 after the first quarter and 43-12 at halftime.  MSJC would eventually build the lead to as much as 50 in the third quarter.  Three Lady Eagles reached double figures in scoring and 11 players had at least 3 points for MSJC in the victory.  Britney Thomas had a team high 16 points to go along with 12 rebounds in just 14 minutes of action, while Sarina Johnson added 13 points and 6 assists.  Nokomis Cabrera came off the bench to add 9 points, and Suzie Castro-Larsen pulled in 10 rebounds.

The victory kept MSJC in a tie for first place in the PCAC with two games remaining in the regular season.  The Lady Eagles improved their record to 26-1 overall on the season and 11-1 in conference play.  Grossmont fell to 8-17 and 5-7.  MSJC will play their final regular season home game on Wednesday when they host Mira Costa College.  Wednesday's tip-off is set for 5 pm.  The Lady Eagles will wrap up the regular season on Friday when they travel to San Diego Mesa.

Nokomis Cabrera scored 11 points on Friday night to help the MSJC women's basketball team improve to 26-1 on the season as they won at Grossmont College 88-50.  MSJC will play their final regular season home game on Wednesday against Mira Costa at 5 pm.  (DeeAnn Bradley/MSJC)