This weekend was a successful one for Cochise Women’s basketball team. The Lady Apaches
defeated Arizona Christian University JV team 85-49 on Friday afternoon. Leading score
Jazzmyn Hughes had 19 points, Isabel Rodriguez had 18 points and 5 rebounds and freshman
Awa Keita followed with 11 points 7 rebounds 7 assists and 5 blocks. The lady Apaches shot well
from the field 66% and 42% from the three.
On Saturday afternoon the Lady Apaches won yet again defeating the West Coast Wings
Academy 71-58. Freshman Awa Keita led the Lady Apaches with 17 points and 9 rebounds.
Jazzmyn Hughes added 14 points with 5 assists, Isabel Rodriguez helped with 12 points and 9
rebounds and Sophomore Mamita Diagne ended up with 11 points and 8 rebounds.
“We jumped to a big lead in the first half and held the wings off in the second half to come up
with a good win,” said Coach Laura Hughes. “We are playing well and look forward to opening
conference play this Tuesday.”
The Apaches are now 5-1 on the season having played 3 ranked teams in the top 25.
The Lady Apaches will open up ACCAC conference play at home, on Tuesday, November 21 st
against Phoenix College at 5:30 pm.