Lady Eagles Beat AVC for Third Time

The MSJC women's basketball team beat Antelope Valley Saturday 62-56 to stay one game behind San Bernardino Valley in the race for the Foothill Conference title.

The victory, which improved the Lady Eagles to 20-9 overall and 12-2 in conference play, was their third this season against AVC. Jasmine Nyx led the way for MSJC with 19 points and 9 rebounds, while teammates Michelle Simmons and Tanisha Battle also reached double digits.

The victory kept a chance alive for the Lady Eagles to win their second straight conference title as they remained one game behind SBVC with two regular season games remaining. MSJC travels to Chaffey College (22-7, 10-4) on Wednesday to take on Tanisha Battle vs AVCthe Panthers at 5 pm. The Lady Eagles final regular season game is at home Saturday February 23rd when they host Rio Hondo at 1 pm.



(2/16/07 San Jacinto, CA)
Mt. San Jacinto College's Tanisha Battle drives past to score against Antelope Valley College, beating them 62-56. (MSJC/DeeAnn Bradley)