Institute, W.Va. – The #10 Glenville State Lady Pioneers picked up a nice road victory over the West Virginia State University Yellow Jackets, 122-89, as they win their 19th game of the season.
Early in the first half West Virginia State would come out hot and give the Lady Pioneers a tough outing. It wasn’t until around the 7:30 minute mark that GSC would make a run and take a 17 point lead into halftime, 65-48.
In the second half it was all GSC as they rolled to their 19th win of the season, as they defeated the Yellow Jackets by 24 points, 122-98.
The Lady Pioneers defense caused 22 turnovers and would convert them into 25 points. However the Yellow Jackets would outscore GSC in the paint 60 to 46.
GSC had six players score in double figures with Tasia Bristow scoring a game high 23 points. Tiffani Huffman scored 21 points for the Lady Pioneers.
Ashleigh Fossett scored 14 points while Kenyona Simmons finished with a double double as she scored 13 points and pulled down 10 rebounds.
Kenyell Goodson scored 11 points in the win. Aesha Peters also finished with a double double as she scored 10 points and grabbed 13 rebounds. Peters also had 9 blocks in the game.
Jessica Parsons dished out a game high 10 assists, she also scored 8 points.
West Virginia State was led by Amiea Summers as she scored 19 points and had 8 rebounds.
The Lady Pioneers return to action this Saturday, February 8th at home when the University of Charleston travels to Glenville. Tip-off is set for 2:00 pm.