MSJC Women Win Three at Classic

The MSJC women's team won all three of their games over the weekend in the College of the Desert Thanksgiving Classic.

On Friday the Lady Eagles knocked off defending state champions Pasadena 72-68. Danielle Smith had a huge game for MSJC scoring a season high 31 in the victory. Kyna Lewis added 12 points and 11 rebounds while Tiffany Smith scored 11 and pulled in 12 boards.

Saturday the Lady Eagles took on host College of the Desert and came away with an 89-46 victory. Autumn Spikes led four MSJC players in double figures with 17. Tiffany Smith added 16, Lewis 14, and Nicole Villalobos had 12 points and 15 rebounds. MSJC combined for 23 steals and 13 blocked shots in the game.

In Sunday's final game of the weekend the Lady Eagles had five players in double figures as they defeated Saddleback 69-58. Tiffany Smith had 18 points and 15 rebounds while Danielle Smith had 13 points and 11 assists. Lewis also turned in a double double with 10 points and 12 rebounds. Spikes added 14 points and Villalobos 12 in the win.

The three victories improve the Lady Eagles to 6-0 on the season. MSJC will be back in action when they travel to Ridgecrest on Wednesday to take on Cerro Coso College in a 5 pm game.