Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College basketball team defeated Wesleyan 69-59 for their third straight win. Sabrina Shepherd led the team with a double-double of 25 points and 13 rebounds. The Spirits improve to 2-1 in the USA South and 5-8 overall.
Salem held a 15-12 lead after the first quarter, and the lead stayed the same as the Spirits had a 24-21 lead at the half. Salem extended the lead to 5 after three quarters, before they closed the door on the Wolves in the final quarter.
Salem returns to the court this Wednesday as they hit the road to take on Maryville.