Gainesville, FL – For the twelfth game in a row and ninth Mid-Florida Conference game in a row, the Santa Fe Saints (16-6, 9-0 MFC) were victorious, this time winning on the road against the College of Central Florida. SF has won their last seven games by double digits. A win Wednesday against St. Petersburg College would clinch the MFC title for Santa Fe College.
The Patriots took advantage of a slow first half for the Saints, outscoring SF 27-8 in the second quarter for a 41-35 lead at the break.
Coach Chanda Stebbins used halftime to make some adjustments and her team responded, scoring 29 points in the third quarter and held CF to 12. They kept the pressure on in the fourth quarter and pulled away for the 17 point victory.
Arianna Emanuel-Wright finished with a game high 21 points for the Saints, Tatiyana Rock scored 16, and Corey Staples had 11.
Santa Fe College will try and make it 13 wins in a row when they host St. Petersburg College Wednesday, Feb. 8 at 6 p.m.
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