WBC Lady Eagles roll over Toppers

From Williams Baptist College

The Williams Baptist College Lady Eagles basketball team defeated Blue Mountain College by a final score of 81-55 on Saturday in Walnut Ridge.

Williams used key shooting, timely possessions and physicality on the boards in the first half to build a 37-24 lead.

The Lady Eagles continued their physical style of play in the second frame, putting the game out of reach for the Lady Toppers.

WBC out-rebounded BMC 46-37 and also out-shot the Toppers from the field, with Williams hitting 27-of-56 for 48 percent and Blue Mountain hitting 17-of-56 for 30 percent. As in its first contest, Williams had thirteen different players post points on the scoreboard.

Individually, Jasmine Ford led the team with 14 points. Cheyenne Childers contributed with 13 points and Sharonda Brabson added 12 points. Michaela Thompson finished with 11 rebounds in the contest.

Williams is now 2-0 on the season. Its next scheduled match is against Philander-Smith College on November 12th. The tip-off is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. in WBC's Southerland-Mabee Center.