South Carolina’s Henderson and Boston Shine in AmeriCup Opener

South Carolina junior Destanni Henderson led the way with a game high 17 points and sophomore Aliyah Boston flirted with a double-double as Team USA opened its 2021 Women’s AmeriCup with a 102-39 win over the Dominican Republic at Coliseo Roberto Clemente on Saturday. 

Henderson finished with a game high 17 points in addition to her five assists, also a game high. The junior erupted in the fourth quarter, scoring 10 points and dishing out four assists in the final frame. 

Boston was efficient as ever, dropping 10 points and snagging nine rebounds in just 16 minutes on the court. The sophomore also blocked a pair of shots and tallied two assists in the win.