Kellogg Community College’s women’s basketball team won its first game of the season Saturday against Lansing Community College. All of the Bruins scored and together they won with a final score of 59-56.
Leading the Bruins on the court were freshman guard Maya Wilson (Bellevue/Calhoun Christian High School), who put up a double-double with 18 points and 11 rebounds; freshman center Maddie Edwards (Climax/Climax-Scotts High School), who scored a season high of 14 points, adding seven rebounds and two blocks; freshman forward Elizabeth Schreur (Tekonsha/Quincy High School), who had 10 points, seven boards, four assists and three blocks; and freshman guard Megan Follett (East Leroy/Calhoun Christian High School), who had six assists.
“Kellogg had a great team win, leading conference opponent Lansing Community College going into each quarter,” Head KCC Women’s Basketball Coach Kayla Whitmyer said. “This victory was very sweet, especially considering the adversity the Lady Bruins had to repeatedly overcome. All Bruins scored and contributed to the success on the day.”
Saturday’s results give the team an overall record of 1-13 and a conference record of 1-7.
The women’s basketball team plays next at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 5, on the road against Grand Rapids Community College. The team’s next home game starts at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 9, against Muskegon Community College in the Miller Gym on campus in Battle Creek.
Admission to all KCC home games is free.