Women's Basketball Highlights

Women's Basketball Highlights

Jan. 3, 2019

Jackson College 84, Muskegon Community College 75

The Jackson College Jets women's basketball team won their conference opener Thursday over Muskegon Community College, 84-75.

The Jets were down in the first two quarter for the game, but came back to lead in the third and had a big final quarter, scoring 29 points. Guard Arjanae Morgan was leading scorer with 21 points, going 7-14 from the floor with 4 rebounds. Guard Marissa Shaw scored 20 points with 5 rebounds. Also in double digits for the Jets were guard/forward Charyanna Pershay with 13 points and 14 rebounds, and guard Bre-Aira Burton with 12 points and 6 rebounds.

Jackson College 58, Grand Rapids Community College 39

The Jets women's basketball team got a big win over the Grand Rapids Community College Raiders in their second conference game Saturday, winning 58-39.

Leading scorers were guards Arjanae Morgan with 17 points and Marissa Shaw with 16 points. The Jets pulled ahead in the first quarter 16-5, but Grand Rapids held them in the second and third quarters, 9-9 and 10-14. The Jets came on strong in the final quarter, 23-11, for the win. Guard Charyanna Pershay also hit double digits, scoring 10 on the game.

The Jets women are 2-0 in the MCCAA Conference. They will face Lansing Community College on the road at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.