Women's Basketball falls to GCS, NWF

Women's Basketball falls to GCS, NWF

OCALA--The College of Central Florida women's basketball team traveled to the Panhandle this weekend for a meeting with a pair of the nation's top programs.

CF kicked off the two-day Northwest Florida State invitational against reigning national champions and current NJCAA No. 1 Gulf Coast State College. The Commodores defeated the Patriots 75-51. Shambria Washington led all scorers with 20 points and Amanda Melosky added nine.

On Saturday, the Lady Patriots had a rematch with host Northwest Florida State College. CF went into the half down 36-23, but couldn't overcome a 36-point effort by NWF in the second half, falling 72-51. NWF is 2-0 against the CF this season after defeating the Lady Patriots 73-60 in Ocala on Nov. 11.