Kimbrough leads Lane women to victory

12/19/2014 09:07

AUBURN, Wash. — Jordan Kimbrough scored 20 points and grabbed 16 rebounds to lead Lane to a 59-46 victory over Peninsula at the Green River Crossover women’s basketball tournament on Thursday.

With the victory, the Titans advanced to the semifinals, where they will face Highline, an 80-70 victor over Big Bend, at 7 p.m. today.

Lane won the game with defense, forcing the Pirates into just 23 percent shooting from the field (18-for-78), helping the Titans overcome a cold night from the field, where shot just 37 percent, and 21 turnovers.

Marikah Wright added 11 points and nine rebounds for the Titans, and Belle Diouf had 10 points and eight rebounds.

Madison Pilster led Peninsula with 10 points and eight rebounds.