TC women lose two more for 1-5 record

The Tabor College women?s basketball team lost its second game of the week Saturday to NAIA Division I opponent Central Methodist, 85-49.

The Eagles rank 25th in the preseason Top 25 poll.

Tabor trailed 44-27 at halftime, and shot just 29.5 percent from the field in the game. The Bluejays made six of 28 three-point attempts (21.4 percent), and were outrebounded, 46 to 20.

Kaleigh Troxell led Tabor?s scoring effort with a game-high 15 points. Taylor Janzen added 10. Five Eagles scored in double figures.

Southwestern Christian?Tabor lost Tuesday, 66-59.

The Bluejays battled to a 24-24 tie at halftime, but the Eagles? shooting from the field improved in the second half, while Tabor?s decreased slightly from 38.1 percent to 37 percent, and the Eagles came away with the seven-point victory.

Both teams shot 37.5 percent from the field in the game. Tonisha Dean led the Bluejays with 15 points. Taylor Hurd added 11, and Sam Short 10.

Coming?Tabor (1-5)?was scheduled to host Missouri Valley Tuesday and will compete in the Warrior Classic at Sterling Friday and Saturday.

Tabor is scheduled to face No. 23 Oklahoma Wesleyan Friday at 2 p.m. and will have a rematch with Missouri Valley Saturday at 1 p.m.

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