Lady Greyhounds Conquer Three Rivers

Lady Greyhounds Conquer Three Rivers

Using a 10-2 run to start the fourth quarter, the Lady Greyhounds held on to defeat Three Rivers College 61-56 Monday at The Dog House to even the season series.

The Lady Raiders took control in the first half to lead 29-24 at halftime, but a 16-2 run midway through the third quarter got ASU Mid-South back in the game with the score tied 40-40 entering the fourth period.

Sable Greer and Alesha Penister then took over in the final frame with Greer scoring nine of her game-high 18 points and Penister scoring seven of her 14 points in the last quarter. Samantha Jackson and Raven Morrow finished with nine points each while Ja'Brisha Hawkins scored seven points and Summer Abram chipped in four points.

The win gives the Lady Greyhounds a school-record 12th victory of the season surpassing last season's record of nine wins.

Next up is a home matchup with Arkansas Baptist College on Saturday at 2:00pm.

Lady Greyhound sophomores, from left: Raven Morrow, Ja'Brisha Hawkins, and Samantha Jackson (Photo by Pete Sullivan)