Lady Hawks Top Corning To Play for Region III Title

Lady Hawks Top Corning To Play for Region III Title

The #1 seed MVCC Lady Hawks advanced to the Region III Finals with a 75-48 win over #4 seed Corning Community College on Saturday in Utica.

The Hawks jumped to a 13-8 lead in the first quarter and never looked back as their defense forced 25 turnovers in the win.

MV led 34-21 at the half and the Red Barons hung in the contest until the Hawks went on a 23-4 run to open the fourth quarter.

Kadijah Jones led MV with 26 points and 12 rebounds. Cheyenne Clark finished with 21 points and 17 rebounds while Tiffany Jackson added 11 more for the Hawks.

MV will play #3 seed Finger Lakes Community College (who upset #2 Onondaga 66-59) in the Region III Championship at MVCC on Sunday. Tipoff is 1pm.

Watch the game live by visiting: http://www.gomvhawks.com/sports/wbkb/regionIIItournament

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