MONARCHS MASH UP MILWAUKEE ACES FOR 100-73 VICTORY
Milwaukee, WI-July 15, 2018- The Flint Monarchs scored 10 points during the last two minutes of the 4th quarter to close out a 100-73 road victory against the Milwaukee Aces.
“These ladies came out and simply played like the professionals they are,” said Drey Wynn, president and general manager. “They are playing at such a high level that it’s almost scary if you are the other team.”
Flint native Arlesia Morse, who played collegiately at Marquette University, led the Monarchs with 25 points and 8 rebounds, making 5 of 7 shots behind the 3-point arc.
Sparkle Taylor recorded 21 points and five rebounds, Crystal Bradford notched 17 points and 11 rebounds and Jasmine Thomas tossed in 12 points.
Former University of Wisconsin player Anya Covington led the Milwaukee Aces with 19 points and 9 rebounds.
The Monarchs (5-1) will play their next home game at 2 p.m. Friday July 20th at Dort Federal Event Center against the Toledo Threat (1-5). In addition, the Flint Monarchs will honor University of Michigan-Flint Chancellor Susan Borrego at halftime with the Monarchs Inspiration Award.
Tickets are available at the Dort Event Center box office for $10 and parking is free.