LAKE WALES, Fl. - The Emmanuel College women's basketball team defeated Warner University on Saturday afternoon, 64-53.
After trailing nearly the entire first quarter, Sydney Nash hit a three-pointer to give the Lions the lead. A Dominant second quarter saw the Lions put up 23 points compared to the Royals 5 to lead 33-19.
A well balanced offense allowed Emmanuel to continue increasing the gap into the second half, leading by as much as 22. The Royals would fight back to cut the deficit to under 10, but it was too late as the Lion's cruised to a 64-53 win.
Sophomore Breanna Locke had the sole double-double of the game, leading the Lions with 14 points and 12 rebounds.
The Lions will return to the court in the new year with an away game against Mount Olive on Wednesday, January 2nd.
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