Lackawanna impressive in Season Opener

Nanticoke, PA - Tuesday evening, the Lackawanna College women's basketball team started their 2016 season with a win, as they overwhelmed Luzerne County Community College 101 – 18.

Leading scorer for the Lady Falcons was Laquana Nagbe, with 22 points. Nagbe also led the team in rebounds with 12, giving her a double-double in points and rebounds in her debut in collegiate basketball. Also scoring in double digits were Deja Mckinney with 15 and Western Wayne graduate, Ariana Sanders with 12. Alexandra Jackson was the top assist leader with 6, while Nagbe had a team best 5 steals.

The Lady Falcons take the floor again on Thursday when they travel to Pemberton, New Jersey, to play Rowan College at Burlington County. Thursday's contest is Lackawanna's first this season against a Region XIX Division II opponent. To off for this matchup is scheduled for 5:00 PM.