Leading by 11 points going into the fourth period, FTCC had to withstand a valiant comeback attempt by USC Salkehatchie and held on for a 69-67 win! This game was the Region 10 Conference opener for both teams and the first game in program history for USC Salkehatchie.
Five players for the Lady Trojans scored in double figures:
- Ra’Shara Gilbert was the leading scorer with 18 points
- Chalae Lawson scored 12 points
- Jada Peterson scored 11 points
- Taylor Rowe and Kiani Gravely each scored 10 points
Rounding out the scoring for the Lady Trojans was D’Asia Jackson scoring 4 points, Larryea Inman (3 points), and Nakyra Mitchell (1 point).
Leading scorers for USC Salkehatchie were Loni Sales (14 points), Kayla Gilliard (12 points), and Taighlor Solomon (11 points).
The Lady Trojans return to action this evening, Monday, November 5, at 6pm for an away game.