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W. Basketball – No. 2 Lady Cavaliers keep winning

01/17/14

W. Basketball – No. 2 Lady Cavaliers keep winning

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The No. 2 ranked Johnson County Community College women’s basketball team extended two winning streaks with its 80-46 victory over North Central Missouri College, Wednesday night at JCCC Gymnasium. The victory improved the Lady Cavaliers to 18-0 on the season, and marked the 45th straight win at home. 

The two teams traded buckets the first 11 minutes before Johnson County took control. Leading 18-16 with nine minutes left in the first period, the Lady Cavaliers went on a 21-3 run to close out the half. JCCC continued to dominate in the second half, outscoring the Lady Pirates by 14 points. 

Three players finished in double figures scoring for JCCC. Sophomore guard Sameia Kendall led all scorers with 17 points. She hit three field goals, including two 3-pointers, and was 9-of-10 at the line. She also had a team-high four steals. 

Sophomore guard Taylor McDowell finished with 16 points. She hit 6-of-10 shots, including four treys, and freshman Kelsey Barrett added 10 points. 

Johnson County also got strong production from Nieka Wheeler (6 points, 6 rebounds); Kariel Hutt (4 points, 7 rebounds, 2 blocks); Timeka O’Neal (9 points, 5 assists); Camille Gee (6 points); Sandra Douvier (4 points, 4 rebounds); and Allison Wallisch (2 points, 9 rebounds). 

Kayla Oetterer led North Central Missouri with 14 points and 10 rebounds. 

Johnson County travels across town to play MCC-Penn Valley on Friday afternoon, and return home to host No. 8 Kansas City Kansas Community College, Wed., Jan. 22 at 5:30 p.m.

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For schedules, rosters, and other team information, go to www.jccc.edu/cavs.