Judson Eagles basketball opens spring season

The Judson Eagles basketball team hosted the Crowley’s Ridge College Pioneers for their season opener Tuesday, January 19. The Pioneers finished on top with a final score of 82 (Crowley’s Ridge) to 60 (Judson). See a quick recap below:

Judson Scoring Leaders:

Annie Sparks:  17 points

Shelly Bailey:  14 points

Timoya Brownlee:  10 points

Secora Tate:  9 points

Leading Rebounder:  Shelly Bailey (plus 4 assists and 4 steals)

Team score by quarters: 

1st                           2nd                          3rd                           4th

Judson                  18                           19                           6                              17

Crowley’s Ridge 15                           24                           19                           24

“I was really proud of our team effort,” said Coach Bridget Goodnight.  “During this first game, we were able to identify some positives and establish a baseline of where we can go from here. We look forward to meeting the challenges that are ahead, making the necessary improvements, and we will continue to persist together.”

The Eagles will take on the Southeastern Bible College Chargers in Laurel, Miss., tonight.