OCALA--College of Central Florida women's basketball team picked up their first win of the season against Indian River State College on Friday afternoon in Daytona, Fla.
CF kicked off day one of the JUCO Shootout hosted at Daytona State College against IRSC at 1 p.m. This was the second meeting between the two teams within the past two weeks.
The Lady Patriots went into the locker room up 30-23 at the half and led by as many as 15 in the fourth quarter before closing it 68-56. CF evened the season series after falling to the Pioneers 67-61 two weeks ago.
Ocala native Shambria Washington led CF with 18 points and five rebounds. Washington is averaging 18.3 points per game.
CF had four other players score in double figures, including: Anna Clara Juul Mogensen (12 pts), Shakarri Mack (11 pts), N'Mya Pierce (11 pts), and Marcella Lamark dos Santos (10 pts). As a team, the Lady Patriots out-rebounded the Pioneers 35-21.
CF will face Chipola on Saturday for day of the JUCO Shootout. Tipoff is set for 4 p.m. Fans can watch the game live via the FCSAA livestream here.