Vermillion, MN - The RCTC women's basketball team got back on the winning track tonight defeating Vermillion Community College 76-48 on the road. After suffering their first defeat of the season the Yellowjackets came out the gate bound and determined to not fall again. RCTC score 38 first half points on 40% shooting and held VCC to 22% shooting for the half.
The second half proved to be a repeat as RCTC scored 38 points once again on 44% shooting and hels Vermillion to 27 points on 23% shooting.
RCTC had 5 players score in double figures on the night. The Jackets were lead by Grace Riley (17), Nautika Kotero (13), Abby Bauer (12), Olivia Haug (12), and Jalysa Cutting (10). Bauer was a perfect 5/5 on the night. RCTC outdueled VCC on the boards 52-47 and forced 20 turnovers and had 13 steals. Haug and Cutting both had double - doubles on the night. Haug collected 19 boards while Cutting had 11.
RCTC is right back in action Saturday, December 9th continuing their road trip at Mesabi Range.