HIU dropped three straight losses, including a blunder against Chapman University Thursday, Jan. 18. The Royals emerged victorious after nearly missing their shot against the ranked Arizona Christian University Firestorms on Saturday, Jan. 20. The score stood at a whopping 43-21 in favor of the Firestorms at the beginning of the second quarter, however the ladies were able to dribble back and get the W.
The women eventually found their groove and rebounded to bring the final score 78-74 in favor of HIU. Emma Forel turned in another standout performance with thirty-four points under her belt. Lauren Davis and Julia Phil also turned stand out performances with nineteen and fifteen points respectively.
Thursday Jan. 25, they struggled against the Westmont College Warriors in what resulted in a 70-50 defeat for the women. Saturday, Jan. 27, they tore through the Master’s University with an 81-59 final score. Yesterday they challenged Vanguard University in their home court 60-66.