Pirates fall to Howard College in women’s basketball

Morgan Trevino Victoria College’s Morgan Trevino blocks the shot of Howard College’s Ruthie Cox on Wednesday.

The Howard College Hawks took an 81-41 non-conference women’s basketball win over the Victoria College Pirates on Wednesday at VC’s Sports Center.

Goliad’s Jade Reyna topped VC with nine points while Calhoun’s Brandy Escobar and Victoria East’s Casey Jackson each added eight.

Corbyn Cunningham and Kaki Simpson each had 18 points for Howard College (10-7).

VC will host Hill College in another non-conference contest Monday at 3 p.m.