December 22, 2012

Sophomores Lead ASA To Top Spot At Lady Avengers Classic

BROOKLYN, NY --- Sophomore guard Brianna Mitchell scored a team-high 13 points and sophomore forwards Tiffany Jones and Sashana Bucknor recorded double doubles as ASA Women's Basketball defeated Lenoir Community College 60-49 in Game 3 of the Lady Avengers Classic.

The victory was the team's tenth in a row.

Mitchell scored her season high for ASA (10-1) on 3-for-14 shooting, including hitting 2-of-5 three-pointers and 5-of-8 from the free throw line. She led all scorers at halftime with 12 points.

Jones and Bucknor had stellar games together, with the pair combining for 23 points, 37 rebounds, nine steals, eight blocks, and three assists.

ASA finished the first-ever Lady Avengers Classic 2-0, while Lenoir (10-2)  finished tied for second at 1-1.

 

LADY AVENGERS CLASSIC STANDINGS

1. ASA COLLEGE / 2-0

T-2. LENOIR COMMUNITY COLLEGE / 1-1

T-2. CECIL COLLEGE / 1-1

4. BURLINGTON COUNTY COLLEGE / 0-2

 

ASA returns to action after Christmas, as the Lady Avengers travel to Georgia to play in the Albany Technical College Classic on December 28-29.