Michaelyn Manning scored five points in the first quarter and Katie Chappell added four as Alabama Christian raced out to an early lead over Holtville and cruised to a 53-18 win in the ACA gym on Monday night.

Manning finished with 20 points and Izzy Warrick added 11 as the Eagles led 33-11 at the half and 42-18 at the end of the third quarter before outscoring the Bulldogs 11-0 in the final period.

Ana Brown led Holtville with seven points, with six of them coming in the third quarter.

ACA remains home against Highland Home on Tuesday before traveling to St. James on Friday.