Perkins, Mack Lead Lady Roadrunners Past Paris

Perkins, Mack Lead Lady Roadrunners Past Paris

            AC's Natasha Mack followed Wednesday's 29-point performance in the team's win at Coastal Bend with a 36-point effort in the Lady Roaodrunners' 98-67 win over Paris College on Saturday.

            Playing just 26 minutes, Mack finished with another double-double – her 11th straight game with the feat – by adding 13 rebounds and four blocked shots.

            Adding to the good news for the Lady Roadrunners was a breakout performance from Mia Perkins, who notched a collegiate career-high 22 points with 15 rebounds in the win.

            AC's ladies also did the job from the perimeter, connecting for 11 three pointers – with seven of those occurring in the first half – in the game. Priscilla Murray accounted for three treys, and Mack, Charisma Shepherd and Angelica Darcus hit two each.

            BreOsha Scott led the Lady Dragons with 26 points; Lindsey Thorpe added 11.

            The Lady 'Runners roared out to a 22-8 lead to open the game. Murray hit all of her three pointers in the first quarter, and AC led 30-10 after 10 minutes of play. The Lady Roadrunner lead would expand to as many as 33 points by game's end.

            AC improves to 16-5, 8-3 with the win. The Lady Roadrunners will play at Panola College on Wednesday. Game time is 5:30 p.m.