Raider’s Nation: Lady Raiders- On Fire!

by Jordan Lincourt, sports writer

The FM Lady Raiders are currently ranked 5th in the nation and hold a record of 9-1 in NJCAA Division III basketball.

The team’s sole loss came on the road on Nov. 20 against Mohawk Valley, currently ranked 4th in the nation.  The Lady Raiders are coming off  a 65-51 victory at Finger Lakes on Dec. 4, and will wrap up the first part of their schedule Dec. 9 against Corning in the Raiders Den.

Takima Lucky, scoring 20.5 a night, currently leads the team in points per-game and is second in assists at 5.9 per game.  Cheryl Osborne is top 10 in rebounds snagging just over 9 per game.

FM is currently second in the region, behind Mohawk Valley. Other teams in the region include Columbia, North Country, Clinton, Adirondack, Corning, Delhi, Herkimer, Hudson Valley, Mohawk Valley, and Schenectady. They play 11 more games throughout the course of the second half of the season.  The first contest will be played at home against Herkimer Community College.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s