Midland Pounds Cowgirls, 74-44 in Non-League Play



WARNER---Midland Chaparrals led from the opening tip-off en route to a 74-44 victory over Connors Cowgirls Saturday at Melvin Self Field House in a non-conference clash.

Midland improves to 20-5 on the year while the Cowgirls fall to 15-12 as they return to Oklahoma Collegiate Athletic Conference play Monday in Tishomingo against Murray State. Tip-off is 5:30 p.m.

Midland led 18-6 after the first period and 44-17 at the half. "We came back to with 12 points in the third quarter, "said Coach Jamie Fisher, "but they were just too good.

"That was the best team we have played this season," said the fourth-year head coach.

"Lauren Wright led the Cowgirls with 13 points with Vicky Duru adding 12 more. Lana Marov paced Midland with 19 points.



Midland College 18 26 11 17—74

Midland (20-5)—Marov 19, Jackson 14, Nwodo 10, Theodore 8, Dawn 8, Busch 7,

Hatton 3, Beasley 3, James 2.

Connors State (15-12)—La. Wright 13, Duru 12, Ludlow 5, K. Wright 4, Marshall 4, White 4, Jones 2.