Williams Baptist sweeps CRC in hoops doubleheader

Williams Baptist sweeps CRC in hoops doubleheader

COLLEGE CITY, AR (KAIT) - Williams Baptist College hosted Crowley's Ridge College in an all-Region 8 college hoops doubleheader in College City on Tuesday night.

The Eagles swept the Pioneers in both games, taking the women's matchup by the final score of 83-58 and the men's contest 95-79.

WBC and CRC played the women's game first. Rivercrest Alum Da'Monique Brown led all-scorers with 23 points and 11 rebounds for a double-double. For the Pioneers, Rivercrest alum Hanna Kirk led things with 11 points while Bay alum Hannah Willard had 10.

In the men's game, Newport native EJ Rucker was tied for the game high with 23 points. CRC was led by Jamarkus Lee, who was tied with Rucker for the game high 23 points.

The Williams Baptist men's team is now 1-1 while the Crowley's Ridge College men's squad falls to 2-1. On the women's side, the Eagles improve to 1-0 and the Pioneers fall to 0-3.

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