Rayven Brooks Scores 29, Leads Chipola to Win at Nationals

Salina, KS---The Chipola women's basketball team gets a victory in it's opener at the 24 team women's National Tournament in Salina Kansas Monday night. They beat Southwest Illinois 78-62.

Rayven Brooks leading the way with 29 points, as she and the Lady Indians led the entire way after scoring the first four points of the game.

In fact the Lady Indians held a double digit lead for the majority of the contest. They built a 15 point lead by the half, 40-25, and were never challenged after starting the second half with a 7-0 run.

The win puts Chipola into a second round game Wednesday afternoon against Southern Idaho.

The attached video shows the following:

Lady Indians in white and taking charge early, Trayvanna Brooks for 3, a 9-3 start for Chipola.

A bit later in the first half, Lady Indians working the defensive board and into transition, Lashonda Little takes it, drives and one, 11 point lead.

Then it's Rayven Brooks finding her spot in the corner for three, then seconds later, same spot, same result.