Monarchs upset Shock

Monarchs upset Shock

Rebekkah Brunson scored 18 points and Ticha Penicheiro netted 17 points Sunday, as the Sacramento Monarchs defeated the Detroit Shock 88-85.

The Monarchs were an 8.5-point underdog in the game. The combined score went OVER the posted over/under total (152).

Crystal Kelly and Kara Lawson each added 12 points for Sacramento, while Nicole Powell chipped in with 11 points.

Deanna Nolan led the Shock with a game-high 27 points and Cheryl Ford deposited 18 points to go along with 10 rebounds in the loss.