L-P alum Christianson, Yellowjackets run past Blue Devils

Published 8:24 pm Wednesday, February 8, 2023

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The Riverland Community College women’s basketball team made a late run, but it eventually bowed out in a 74-52 loss to Rochester Community and Technical College in Riverland Gym Wednesday.

Lyle grad Olivia Christianson poured in 27 points on nine-of-15 shooting to go along with five rebounds and four steals for the Yellowjackets (19-0 overall).

The Blue Devils pulled as close as 46-41 in the second half, but the Yellowjackets pulled away with a 20-9 push in the fourth quarter.

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Austin grad Reanna Schmitt had 13 points, 11 rebounds and three blocks for the Blue Devils (15-5 overall)

RCC scoring: Nora Mecoleta, 13; Savannah Longhoma, 13; Reanna Schmitt, 10; Cayli Miles, 7; Kenai Holien, 5; Camryn McQuery, 4