Macon, GA - In what proved to be a tough outing for the Pioneers on Thursday night, sophomore Nicole Paysour shined bright, putting up a career-high 20 points for Wesleyan College in an 85-48 loss to Trinity Baptist College.
The Crouse, NC, native was 6-of-13 from the 3-point line and added two rebounds, two steals and an assist in her 29 minutes of action. Junior transfer Kellie Bacon also put up a solid performance, scoring 14 points while pulling down five boards and dishing out five assists in 40 minutes of play.
Trinity Baptist College's (11-3) front-court duo of Nicole Collins and Valerie Leland overpowered the Pioneers, combining for 60 of the Eagles 85 points. Collins led all players, posting an outrageous triple-double with 37 points, 20 rebounds and 10 steals to go along with six assists, while Leland pitched in 23 points and pulled down 13 boards.
The Pioneers (1-5) travel to Covenant College on Saturday afternoon for their first Great South Athletic Conference match up of the season. Tip off is set for 2:00pm.