Needing a win to stay relevant in the conference race for first place, the City College women’s basketball team defeated Foothill College 63-58 on Jan. 13 at the Wellness Center in a game featuring three of the conference’s top five scorers.
City College overcame first game jitters and started their season on a high note.
The Rams defeated Mission College 73-61 at the Wellness Center on Nov. 7 after falling behind in the first half.
After finishing No. 2 in the state last season—their highest ranking and best overall record ever in the school’s history—there is just one more accomplishment lacking for City College women’s basketball. Winning a state championship.
What some feared would be the end of a long and successful coaching partnership between women’s badminton co-head coaches Coni Staff and Fred Glosser, has been delayed for one more year. They have both decided to come back for the upcoming 2012 women’s badminton season.
The City College women’s basketball team knew they could not look past any opponent, despite the fact they have not lost a game in over two months.
“Playing against the Rams while I was at Sierra, I always knew that this was one of the better ball clubs I will ever play,” Foster said. “I’ve never been more excited to start a season as I am now.”