Women's Basketball Headed to Conference Semi's

Women's Basketball Headed to Conference Semi's

On Thursday evening the WNYAC women's basketball tournament began with the #3 Saints hosting the #6 Kats of Erie Community College.

From the get go, the Saints proved they are eager to defend their conference title from last season. They got out to a quick lead and never looked back. The Saints were up 51-15 at the half.

The Saints largest lead came in the final minutes of the game when they were up by 44 with 1:06 remaining. The Saints walked away with the 82-40 win and are headed to Monroe Community College this weekend as they will take on #2 Jamestown Community College on Saturday with the winner advancing to the conference finals.

Highlights from the game include Kashawnna Sampson's game high 14 points, Bianca Buckley added 11 of her own, while the Saints team saw 13 different players score at least a point.

You can follow the Saints action this weekend either on live stats on the women's basketball page, or get updates on facebook or twitter. We wish the Saints the best of luck this weekend!