Defensive effort leads Cochise Women’s Basketball to big win over South Mountain, 85-21

Cochise College women’s basketball didn’t allow South Mountain College to score double digits in any quarter. The Apaches held the Cougars to zero points the entire second quarter. The Apaches lead the ACCAC conference and are ranked 8th in the country in opponent points allowed per game. On the offensive end, Kayla Harris led all scorers with a double-double 16 points and 13 rebounds. Vinisha Sherrod added 15 points and six assists, and Starr Walker chipped in with 13 points.

The Apaches are now 24-4 overall and have won 16 of their last 17 games.

Coach Laura Hughes said, “Holding a team to 21 points is an excellent achievement. It was a total team effort on both ends of the floor. We also shared the ball really well, which led to 27 assists.”

Next up:
The Apaches hit the road to take on Glendale College, Saturday, February 22. Tip-off is set for 2 p.m.