Edison State hoop teams split with Community Christian

DETROIT — The Edison State Community College basketball teams split games with Community Christian Saturday.

MEN

The Edison State men dropped to 3-3 on the season with an 87-64 loss.

The Chargers trailed 49-29 at halftime and never recovered.

Jesse Dixon had 19 points and Tywan Hall added 10 points, eight rebounds and four assists.

Jakob Reed had 12 points and nine rebounds and Elias Richardson added 11 points and six rebounds.

Edison State was 22 of 88 from the floor for 25 percent, including five of 48 from 3-point range for 10 percent. The Chargers made 15 of 25 free throws for 60 percent.

Community Christian made 35 of 58 from the floor for 60 percent, including nine of 10 from long range for 90 percent and eight of nine from the line for 89 percent.

Edison won the battle of the boards 59-42 and had 12 turnovers to Community Christian’s 11.

WOMEN

The Edison State women improved to 5-1 with a 95-32 victory.

The Chargers led 21-2, 47-4 and 76-13 at the quarter breaks.

Makenzee Machino had 16 points, five rebounds and six steals, while Ella Hoehne had a double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds.

Paxton Hunley had 13 points and four assists and Matea Bartel had eight points and seven rebounds.

Rori Hunley added six points, while Bailey Zerby came off the bench to score 13 points and pull down five rebounds.

Carmen Shumaker had eight points and seven rebounds, Raegan Beverly scored six points, Taj Pewett pulled down 11 rebounds and Madalynn Hughes grabbed six rebounds.

Edison made 41 of 95 shots from the floor for 43 percent, including one of six from long range for 17 percent. The Chargers made 12 of 18 free throws for 67 percent.

Community Christian was 14 of 55 from the floor for 26 percent, including two of eight from 3-point range for 25 percent and was 2-for-12 from the free throw line for 17 percent.

Edison won the battle of the boards 60-31 and had 11 turnovers to Community Christian’s 35.