Lady Wolves blow past Mississippi Delta
WESSON – The Co-Lin Lady Wolves blew past the Mississippi Delta Lady Trojans 78-43 Monday night to remain undefeated at 6-0 on the season.
Co-Lin begins South Division play on Thursday when they host the Hinds Lady Bulldogs at 6 p.m. in Mullen Gymnasium. Watch live at www.colinathletics.com or listen on WMJU 104.3 FM in Brookhaven.
The Lady Wolves jumped out to a to a 25-10 lead in the first quarter and never looked back. They led by as many as 22 in the second quarter taking a 40-22 lead into the locker room at halftime.
Co-Lin continued their dominance in the second half leading by as many as 35.
Head coach Gwyn Young was able to substitute freely as throughout the game.
“I thought early in the game we played pretty well,” said Young. “Then we started to substitute and we lost a good bit by subbing. But later on the new players that came in later on did a better job. I think our defense full court press finally wore them down in the second half.”
Lady Wolves had a balanced scoring attack with six players in double figures. Freshmen Danisha Davis and Alysha Guidry came off the bench and scored 11 points apiece. Jamilah Sanders, Alexis Collins, Princess Cohen, and Andreal Fleming had 10 points each. Sophomore Kelley Allen pulled down 9 rebounds and dished out 4 assists. Debraia Bell and Tytiana Hall had 8 and 7 rebounds respectively.
Co-Lin outrebounded the Lady Trojans 54 to 45.The Lady Wolves shot 40 percent from the field (33-of-83) and 40 percent from behind the arc (8-0f-20).
LaKeidra Greer was the only Lady Trojan in double figures with 11 points. Lynesha Mcurry led on the backboards with 10 rebounds.
Mississippi Delta shot 26 percent from the field (16-of-61).
In their first meeting, Co-Lin defeated the Lady Trojans 99-51.