Johnson, Newsome-Murray net double-digits against N.C. Wesleyan

Johnson, Newsome-Murray net double-digits against N.C. Wesleyan

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. – The Wesley College women's basketball team dropped a 75-47 game to the North Carolina Wesleyan Battling Bishops in the opening game of the Jean Edge Classic.

In her collegiate debut,forward Shelby Johnson netted a double-double for thw Wolverines. She netted 14 points and pulled down 13 rebounds.

Monshea Newsome-Murray tallied 11 points, five assists, four rebounds and three steals. Megan Shacklock reeled in seven rebounds.

Tiyanna Gibbs collected eight points and four rebounds.

Kechae Palmer and Javana Jones recorded double-doubles for the Battling Bishops.

The Wolverines continue the Jean Edge Classic tomorrow when they take on the Greensboro Pride. Tip-off is set for 2 p.m.