Seniors lead Evangel to win over Tuscaloosa


Seniors Lacey Entrekin, Anna Byers and Bethany Letson combined to score 38 on Senior Night, as the Lightning overcame a sluggish first half to beat Tuscaloosa Home Educators 43-21 in an Alabama Christian Sports Conference game on Feb. 4. It was the final home game of the season for Evangel, and all the Lightning seniors were honored in a ceremony after the game.

Entrekin had 12 points, nine rebounds, five assists and seven steals to lead the way for Evangel. Byers had 12 points and six rebounds, and Letson also scored12 points, hitting four of five shots from behind the three-point arc.

With the win, the Lightning improved to 11-7 on the season, including a 3-3 mark in conference play.