MARAUDER WOMEN'S BASKETBALL SUFFERS FIRST LOSS OF SEASON

MARAUDER WOMEN'S BASKETBALL SUFFERS FIRST LOSS OF SEASON

Photo by Bruce Jacobsen

 

SAN JACINTO - Mt. San Jacinto ended the Marauder women's basketball team's perfect start to the season as the Eagles had no trouble with an easy 68-45 victory over AVC, Saturday at the Mt. San Jacinto Tournament.

The Marauders outscored Mt. San Jacinto, 16-15 following the first quarter, but after that it was all Eagles as they outscored AVC 53-29 the final three quarters.

Deja Smith led AVC with 20 points. She also finished with four rebounds, four assists and three steals. Brieanna Perkins came off the bench to score 14 points including three 3-pointers. Mystar Golden led the Marauders with 11 rebounds and Shantanel Bivens added eight.

The Eagles used an 11-0 run to open the second quarter to claim a 27-16 lead, which it wouldn't relinquish.