Bryan Women Defeat Hiwassee, Florida College

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

The Bryan College women's basketball team traveled to Florida and took a win over Florida College on Monday night.  The Lions led 45-21 at halftime.  Bryan continued to pull away in the second half to win by a final score of 74-43.  

That came after a 92-60 victory over Hiwassee College on Saturday night.

The Lions are now 10-3 on the season.

Victoria Griffin led the Lions with 11 points, 10 rebounds, 4 assists, and 2 steals. Kristin Lane finished with 10 points, 6 assists, and 2 steals. Keila Formont recorded 10 points, 7 steals, and 6 rebounds. Jenna Ray added 10 points. Dasha Sharova had 7 points and 7 rebounds.

The Lions play again on Wednesday at Southeastern University.  Tipoff is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. ET.

In the home game on Saturday, Bryan led 47-35 at halftime.  In the second half, Bryan outscored their opponent 45-25..

Griffin again led the Lions with 14 points and 8 rebounds. Lane finished with 13 points, 5 steals, 4 rebounds, and 3 assists. Rachel Calfee recorded 10 points, 4 rebounds, and 3 steals. Formont scored 9 points, grabbed 8 rebounds, and dished out 6 assists. Sharova added 9 points.Megan Billingsby had 8 points and 5 rebounds. Abby McCollough and Ray notched 7 points apiece.

The Lions shot 54.2% from the floor for the game, while holding the Tigers to just 35.2%.  Bryan won the turnover battle by 10 and won the battle on the boards by 17.

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