The Genesee Community College Women’s Basketball team defeated Erie Community College 84-73 Saturday at Erie. Your Lady Cougars fast break offense was no match for the Kats from Erie as the game included five players garnishing double digit scoring for Genesee. Leading the Lady Couagrs was sophomore De'yara Burrell (Rochester, NY) with 20 points, five assists, and four steals.
Fellow sophomores Krystie Laurey (Horseheads, NY) and Shakatta Brown (Rochester, NY) also had an impressive showing with Laurey adding 15 points, eight rebounds, and four steals; while Brown finished with 13 points and three steals. The freshmen duo of Kayla Golden (Lackawanna, NY) and Mary Cain (Niagara Falls, NY) rounded out the double point scorers with Golden grabbing 12 points, three assists, and two steals; and Cain finished with 11 points and three steals.
The victory now takes the Lady Cougars to 10-9 overall and 3-1 in their Division. The team will look to build on this game as they take on Alfred State College at home Tuesday (February 1, 2011) with a 6 pm start time.