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Ecclesia Ladies Split on Weekend

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Over the weekend the Lady Royals got a chance to host Kansas Christian College and travel to Baptist Bible College. They managed to defend home court well, but would fall short on the road.

Kansas Christian Recap

In the home contest against the Kansas Christian College Falcons the Royals had decided they were going to win by half-time with an intermission score of 48-26. The powerful offense did not slow down as they out scored KCC in the second half 30-19 for a final of 77-45. The Lady Royals shot a rediculous 11/21 from deep for 52%, and their defense contributed 16 steals to help seal the victory.

Royal Performances

Alysia Pickett: 19 points, 3 steals

Grace Crawford: 17 points, 4 rebounds

Gabby Adams: 15 points, 5 steals

Nickiah Metcalf: 11 points

Baptist Bible Recap

The second game of the weekend was in Springfield, MO against Baptist Bible College. The teams had met previously in the year with an 80-70 win for the Royals. The second meeting unfortunately would not yield the same result. It was a very tight game with neither team pulling away in the first half with a 15-16 BBC lead after the first quarter and a 37-34 EC lead at half. The game was truly a battle featuring eight lead changes, but unfortunately, the game went the way of the Patriots in the third quarter. The Royals trailed 49-56 after three quarters and could not recover enroute to a 67-78 loss.

Royals Performances

Gabby Adams: 17 points, 4 rebounds

Madison Bailey: 14 points, 9 rebounds

Alysia Pickett: 15 points, 4 steals

Next Up

The Lady Royals next contest is in Haviland, KS against Barclay College on Tuesday, February 9th. Catch your postgame article here.

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