La Sierra rolls past Oakwood for fourth win in a row
Women's Basketball - Sun, Jan. 16, 2011
The La Sierra Womens basketball team opened play in the inaugural MLK
Classic tournament in Huntsville, Alabama with a convincing 67-36 victory
over the host Oakwood Ambassadors.
The Goldeneagles never trailed in a game that saw them take 32-11 lead
into halftime and never look back. La Sierra used an aggressive man
defense to shut down Oakwood and cruised in the 2nd half for their 4th win
in a row.
La Sierra was led by Freshman Joirdan Jones with 25 points and 8 rebounds.
This was Joirdan's 4th consecutive game with at least 23 points and 8
rebounds. "Joirdan has really taken her game to a new level" said Coach
Thorson. "she has become a true leader on this very young team" Freshman
Victoria Lowe added 11 points and 11 rebounds for yet another
Next up for the Ladies Eagles is Andrews University. The Golden
Eagles are in search of yet another victory!