Midwest City Tops Del City to Win Titan Classic


Thursday, July 28th 2011, 6:04 pm
By: News On 6


Originally Published: Jan 24, 2011 9:35 PM CDT

Jessica Coody
Oklahoma Sports Mobile Journalist

MIDWEST CITY, Oklahoma -- Top ranked Midwest City held off rival Del City to remain undefeated and win the Titan Classic Championship 56-47.

They Lady Bombers were in unfamiliar territory in the first half, as Del City went on an 8-0 Run to start the game.

Del City led most of the first half, and MWC took its first lead of the game with less than 2 minutes left in 2nd quarter. But a Del City three at the buzzer gave the Lady Eagles a 25-21 lead at half.

MWC went on an 8-0 run of their own to start the 2nd half and took the lead for good. Del City kept it close in the third and MWC led 37-34 at the end of the third.

But in the fourth Midwest City would get some breathing room, holding off Del City 56-47 to win it.

Ashley Clark led the Lady Bombers with 20, she also was the Tournament MVP. Midwest City's Adrianna White was selected to the Titan Classic All-Tourney team.

Dionna Collins, Rukiya Turner and Mariah Jackson all finished with 12 for Del City. Collins also received All-Tourney honors.