Women's Basketball vs. Emmanuel College

Kenzie Webb, Photography

On Wednesday, January 31, the NGU Women’s Basketball team faced Emmanuel College at Hayes Gymnasium. This head-to-head game came down to a final score of 73 (EC) to 70 (NGU).

One of Emmanuel’s guards defends Ayano Shelton (12). She shoots the ball and makes a basket.

One of Emmanuel’s guards defends Ayano Shelton (12). She shoots the ball and makes a basket.

Tyana Sanders (23) guards Emmanuel’s point guard as she attempts to drive towards the basket.

Tyana Sanders (23) guards Emmanuel’s point guard as she attempts to drive towards the basket.

After getting a fast break down the court, Savannah Hughes (21) goes up and makes a layup.

After getting a fast break down the court, Savannah Hughes (21) goes up and makes a layup.

Savannah Hughes (21), Ayano Shelton (12), Elizabeth Trentham (25) and Karen Donehew (14) box out Emmanuel College’s players and get ready to catch the rebound.

Savannah Hughes (21), Ayano Shelton (12), Elizabeth Trentham (25) and Karen Donehew (14) box out Emmanuel College’s players and get ready to catch the rebound.

Karen Donehew (14) looks for a teammate to pass to after dribbling the ball down the court while Khara Herring (24) breaks past the player defending her to get open to receive the pass.

Karen Donehew (14) looks for a teammate to pass to after dribbling the ball down the court while Khara Herring (24) breaks past the player defending her to get open to receive the pass.

Natalie Averett’s (41) fellow team members high five her as she returns to the bench after she made some great plays in the game.

Natalie Averett’s (41) fellow team members high five her as she returns to the bench after she made some great plays in the game.

Karen Donehew (14) drives down the lane towards the basket.

Karen Donehew (14) drives down the lane towards the basket.

Savannah Hughes (21) breaks a pick set by a player on the other team and guards Emmanuel’s point guard as she dribbles down the court.

Savannah Hughes (21) breaks a pick set by a player on the other team and guards Emmanuel’s point guard as she dribbles down the court.

The NGU Women’s Basketball team huddles together during a time out to listen to their coach.

The NGU Women’s Basketball team huddles together during a time out to listen to their coach.