Hot-shooting Lane romps over Tacoma

12/12/2009 22:02

LAKEWOOD, Wash. — Lynette Minthorn scored 18 points and Sarah Whitfield added 17 to lead Lane Community College to a 102-64 victory over Tacoma in the first round of the Pierce women’s basketball tournament on Friday night.

Whitfield hit three three-pointers for Lane, which shot 70 percent from behind the arc and 59 percent overall.

Malesara Taulaki scored 14 points to lead Tacoma. Lane will play Peninsula in the tournament semifinals at 5 p.m. today.