Photo by Bruce Jacobsen
VALLEY GLEN - The Marauder women's basketball team ended its slump after defeating Santa Barbara City, 61-52, at LA Valley College.
Shantanel Bivens collected her fourth double-double of the season by finishing with 22 points and grabbing 14 rebounds. The Marauders (4-3) are 3-1 this season when Bivens finishes with a double-double.
AVC trailed by one point entering the fourth quarter but outscored the Vaqueros 24-14 in the final period to seal the victory.
Deja Smith once again nearly finished with a triple-double after collecting 18 points, pulling down 11 rebounds and dishing out eight assists. She did, however, turn the ball over 10 times. Aniyah Terry finished with 10 rebounds and Fiona Ferry scored 12 points off the bench.