Springdale, Ark. (November 21, 2009) - After a tough loss to Ozarks (Mo.) on day one of the Ecclesia (Ark.) Classic, the JBU women returned on Saturday to defeat Ecclesia 80-25.
Three JBU players finished in double figures led by Emily Ortiz and Chelsea Garrison with 15 each. Jessica Berlin added 14.
Overall, JBU shot 44 percent (30-67) for the game including 50 percent (14-28) from three point land. The Lady Eagles also out pounded EC 55-34.
Up next, JBU opens conference play at home on Tuesday at 6 p.m. against Rogers State (Okla.).
Admission is free with a canned good. Proceeds will go to the Manna Center.