Women’s Basketball Tops DII Clark State for First OCCAC Win
January 18, 2020 – – The Lorain County Community College Women’s Basketball Team notched their first OCCAC conference win today, besting Division II Clark State Community College 54-46. LCCC improves to 1-3 in the conference and 4-12 on the season. The Eagles drop to 4-14 overall and 0-5 in the OCCAC.
Vanecia Billings (Lorain/Clearview) had a double-double by the end of the first half with 12 points and 13 rebounds, propelling the Commodores to an early lead they never relinquished. She finished the game with 14 points and 18 rebounds en route to her tenth double-double this season.
Haley Sprouse (LaGrange/Keystone) contributed nine points and nine rebounds, while teammate Kelsey Simmerly (Avon Lake) had nine boards and eight points. Bri Gallagher (Medina/Cloverleaf) led with three assists and pulled in 11 caroms as LCCC won the battle of the boards 57-33 over the Eagles.
The Commodores travel to Division II Terra State Community College for their next OCCAC contest at 5 p.m., Wednesday, January 22, 2020.
Contact: Shelly Miller/SID