Cochise College women’s basketball struggled offensively for most of the game. However, they ended up getting a good road win over Chandler Gilbert, 54-47. The Apaches had a hard time getting anything to fall from the outside but played solid defense to get the victory. In the final minutes, the Apaches secured the victory making seven of eight free throws. Kayla Harris led all the scorers with 18 points. Raena Suggs chipped in 11 points. The Apaches are now 23-4 overall. Cochise continues to lead the conference in scoring defense. Only three games remain in the regular season. The Apaches continue to hold down the #2 seed for the playoffs.
Coach Laura Hughes, “We struggled to make shots, but I was happy with our toughness and staying with things mentally in the final quarter. Any road victory in our conference is a good victory.”
The Apaches host South Mountain College, Wednesday, February 19. Tip-off is set for 5:30 p.m.