Franklin Springs, G.A.- The Emmanuel Women's Basketball Team played in a conference game against Limestone College today. The ladies fought against the Saints, but unfortunately lost with a final score 64-53. The top scorers for the women's game were Mikayla Trombley, Timia Reynolds, and Elise Coberly.
The fourth quarter started out slow for both teams. Elise Coberly was the first to score for the Lions. The ladies were still down by four points, but Avery Scarbrough shrunk that gap by adding two more points to the board. The ladies were only down by two, but Limstone came back and increased their lead. The Lions were down 54-41 when Mikayla Trombley grabbed an offensive rebound and was fouled. She made both of her free throws and came back with her second 3-pointer of the game. Mikayla Trombley came right back and scored her third 3-pointer of the game. Lochlain Corliss put the final two points up for the Lady Lions. The game ended with a final score of 64-53.
The Lady Lions now hold an overall 5-6 record, with a conference record of 4-4. Their next game will be away at Mount Olive on Saturday, January 11th. That game will begin at 2:00 P.M.
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