Athletic Event

Wright College

Waubonsee flattens Rams, wins by 40

Conference: No

Opponent: Lady Chiefs at Rams
79 - 39 (W)

The Lady Chiefs improved to 3-1 overall as they trounced Wright College 79-39 in Chicago. Waubonsee raced out to a 43-11 halftime lead by holding the Rams to just 18 percent shooting (5 of 27) in the first half. Waubonsee registered 25 steals as a team as Wright committed 33 turnovers for the game. The Lady Chiefs also out rebounded the home team 51-40. Five players scored in double figures for Waubonsee with Ashley Wilk leading the way. The sophomore picked up where she left off last season when she earned All-Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference First Team honors. Wilk tallied 14 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, including six offensive boards. Paige Beach added 13 points and three steals, nailing three shots from beyond the arc. Alexis Nelson chipped in with 11 points and a team-leading six steals, while her sister LaDesha Nelson booked 10 points. Bailey Klaas also reached double-digits with 10 points, and also handed out five assists and made four thefts.