Lady Monarch Basketball Takes Court In Final Exhibition Showing
By ODU Athletics
Nov. 6, 2006
NORFOLK, Va. -- The Lady Monarchs take to the hardwood for their final exhibition contest when they take on M.I. Express on Tuesday, November 7th at the Ted Constant Convocation Center. Tip-off is 7:00 p.m.
The Lady Monarchs defeated Team Concept,102-61, in their other exhibition showing of the year as Old Dominion had five in double figure. Sophomore forward Tiffany Green (Chesapeake, Va.) led the team with 15 point on 6-of-7 shooting from the floor and a 3-of-4 effort from the line. Junior Tay Ransburg (Kansas City, Mo.) captured a double-double with 10 points and a game-high 13 rebounds.
The Lady Monarchs, who are ranked 18th in the preseason Street & Smith poll and receiving votes in the WBCA/ESPN/USA Today Coaches' Poll, open the season on Sunday, November 12th at 1:30 p.m. at Virginia. The Lady Monarchs will help the Cavaliers open their new building, the John Paul Jones Arean. Old Dominion's first home game will be on Saturday, November 18th at 4:00 p.m. when the Lady Monarchs host No. 16 Kentucky on Homecoming.
Team Concept Roster
#2 Williams, Letwa G 5' 6" Florida International University
#3 Davis, Lawona G 5' 11" Old Dominion University
#15 Woodard, Juel G-F 5' 9" Norfolk State University
#20 Scruggs, Katrina F 5' 9" Mary Baldwin College
#21 Edwards, Candice G 5' 10" University of Richmond
#22 Taylor, LaToya G 5' 8" Virginia Union University
#23 Miller, Ronda Jo F 6' 2" Gallaudet University
#24 Grant, Shareese F-G 5' 8" Old Dominion University
#33 Butts, Shirelle F-C 6' 0" St. Joseph University
#34 Sye, Angela C 6' 2" East Carolina State University
#40 Gilmore, Stephanie C 6' 2" Old Dominion University
#55 Thomas, Taisha C 6' 3" Norfolk State University