The Meridian Community College Lady Eagles won the Miss-Lou Conference Tournament Wednesday night by defeating Southern-Shreveport 72 to 58 in Shreveport, LA.
By winning the Miss-Lou Tournament, the Lady Eagles advance to play in the NJCAA Region 23 Tournament at Mississippi College in Clinton next week.
In Wednesday night's title game, Laquita Burroughs had 22 points and was named the Miss-Lou Tournament MVP. Two Lady Eagles were named to the All Tournament Team, including Sharda'e Johnson who had 15 points and Tiara Parker had 10 points in the win over Southern-Shreveport.
After the victory, MCC coach, Hilary Allen, was named the Miss-Lou Confrence Coach of Year.