ALTUS, Oklahoma - The Belles kicked 2012 off with a win when they traveled to Altus to face the Western Lady Pioneers.
The Belles weren't up to their full potential on Monday night, but were able to pull out the victory, 83-73. At halfway mark, the Belles were up by 9, 46-37. The Lady Pioneers came out in the second half with pressure defense and shook the Belles up a bit, but they were able to overcome and pull out the win. The Belles' record is brought to 9-2. Oulaymatou Coulibaly led Seminole with 22 points followed by Cherrell Price 13.
Oulaymatou Coulibaly-22, Cherrell Price-13, Danara Day-11, Jaquitta Dever-8, Maraea Kelemete-8, Brittany Harris-7, Tiarra Dewberry-4, and Durriyyah Drummond-2.
Three-pointers: 5/14 - Danara Day/Maraea Kelemete - 2
Rebounds: 34 - Jalissa Council - 8
The Belles and Trojans are on the road Thursday, January 12 at Connors State College in Warner, OK. Game time is 6 and 8 p.m. Both teams will be back at home on Thursday, January 19 when they face Carl Albert State College.