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Rose City Classic Opener: Scott Scuttles SMC, Women's Basketball Wins 67-55
Freshman center Dominique Scott scored 18 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead the Pasadena City College women's basketball team to a 67-55 win over Santa Monica College in an opening-round game of the 12th Rose City Classic at Hutto-Patterson Gymnasium on Thursday night.
The win improved the state No. 2-ranked Lancers to 8-2 overall while Santa Monica dropped to 3-5.
PCC placed three other players in double figures scoring including Anna Shahinian with 12 points, Kim Smith with 11 points (and 5 rebounds, 5 assists), and Stephanie DeFrance with 10 points, 7 rebounds, 5 assists and 3 steals. Katie Nelson came off the bench to add 5 points and 6 rebounds.
[Photo--Dominique Scott goes up for the short shot in PCC's 67-55 win over Santa Monica in the first round of the 12th Rose City Classic Thursday night, image by Richard Quinton.]
Release Date: 12/10/09