Lady Avengers Win Again at Monroe

Freshman guard Diandra Darosa looking to net one of her 16 points against Monroe.
Freshman guard Diandra Darosa looking to net one of her 16 points against Monroe.

New Rochelle, NY---The ASA College women's basketball team notched their second win over Monroe College this season tonight, 69-58.  ASA improves to 13-4 on the season.  The Lady Avengers will be back in action on Thursday, February 19th, at Sullivan CC.  Tip-off is scheduled for 5:00 PM.  

Trailing for more than half of the first period, the Lady Avengers put together a 13-0 run in a three minute stretch, giving them a ten point lead at the half.  

The Mustangs did not fold easily retaking a two-point lead with just over ten minutes remaining in the game.  ASA answered with a 10-0 run to help put the game away for good as time was running out for the home team to make that final push.  

Freshman forward Cheridene Green led all scorers with 20 points on the evening.  She also managed to haul in 13 rebounds.  Freshman guard Diandra Darosa added 16 points including a couple of makes from beyond the arc.  Freshman forward, Mary Cuevas, owned the boards for ASA by grabbing 18 rebounds including 11 offensive.  

Sophomore guard Tianna Johnson getting fancy with one of her 5 assists on the night: