In a battle of the remaining unbeaten, Region III Division II teams, Genesee took the lead in the race for the number one seed in the regional tournament by defeating Mercyhurst Northeast on Tuesday, 67-45. Monica Dean paced GCC with 15 points and six rebounds. Danielle Ayala just missed out on a double-double with 10 points and nine boards. Dyani Johnson pulled down a season high 14 caroms.
The team suffered its third loss of the year at the hands of a Division I opponent. Seventh ranked Monroe Community College pounded the Lady Cougars, 98-38. Monica Dean and Stephanie Darden each scored 10 points for Genesee and Johnson pulled down nine rebounds. The team is now 19-3 overall.