Basketball gets a non-conference win on the road
January 10, 2010
Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College basketball team got back in the win column by defeating Piedmont Baptist College on the road, 81-61. Sarah Smith (Hays, NC) led the Spirits with 23 points and 9 rebounds. Michala Michaux came two assists and two points away from a triple-double with 8 points, 8 assists, and 13 rebounds. Salem improves to 4-5 with the win.
Kelsey Rector (State Road, NC) had a strong shooting night (6 for 9) from the field and scored 17 points. Rector also played well on the defensive end of the court with 3 steals. Shamaz Denerson (Atlanta, GA) scored 11 points, and Racheal Salmons (Yadkinville, NC) added 10 points for the Spirits.
Laura Denson led Piedmont Baptist with 22 points. Salem returns to action on January 13th when they host Meredith in a non-conference game.