The Maryville College Women's baskteball team was on fire from the field in their season opener in USA South play agaianst William Peace University. The Scots shot 64.3% from the field and jumped to a 47-21 halftime lead before going on to an 87-47 victory.
Janell Menard led the Scots in scoring with 22 points. She was 9 for 9 shooting from the field which included 4 of 4 from 3 point range. Lauren Burnett put up 14 points of her own while making 5 of 6 shots from the field and was 4 of 5 from 3 point range.
The Maryville Women will be in action again on December 7th when they host Covenant College at 6:00 in Cooper Athletic Center.