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Lady Badgers Keep Thunderbirds Grounded in 43-22 Win
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10 January 2018  
Theresa Gutierrez goes up for a shot in the game versus Mohave. Photo by Ron Williams

Chartier, LeBlanc, and Gutierrez lead Prescott to first Grand Canyon Region win                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    



The Prescott Lady Badgers jumped on top 8-0 to start the game, and went on to beat the Mohave Lady Thunderbirds 43-22 in the Badger Dome last night.

The Lady Badgers used a 10 point first half by Alisha LeBlanc to lead 22-8 at the break.

Theresa Gutierrez drive through the lane extended the Prescott lead to 26-10 with 3:50 remaining in the third quarter.

Mohave found their shot  with about two minutes left in the third quarter to cut the Lady Badger lead to 30-17 at the end of three.

Abby Chartier dropped in a pair of shots and a midrange jump shot by Molly Courtright, following a steal by Theresa Gutierrez had Prescott up 38-18 midway through the fourth.

Kendall Crockett banked in a shot to give Prescott their biggest lead of the night, at 40-18 with 3:24 to play.

Abby Chartier led all scorers with 11 points. She also had 4 rebounds, a pair of assists and steals. Alisha LeBlanc had 4 rebounds and 3 steals to go along with her 10 points.
Theresa Gutierrez chimed in with 9 points and 8 steals.

The Lady Badgers improve to (1-4) in the Grand Canyon Region and (6-13) overall, while Mohave drops to (0-7) and (3-8). Prescott will host Marcos de Niza on Friday at 7pm.

PRESCOTT LADY BADGERS  43 , MOHAVE LADY THUNDERBIRDS 22

Mohave (22)-Lipinski 0 3-10 3, Goodloe 1 1-2 3, MacDonald  0 6-11 6, Interior 1 0-0 2, Duarte 1 0-2 3, Willmore 0 0-0 0, Salahub 0 0-0 0, Brunk 1 0-0 2, Ising 0 0-0 0, Khatib 0 1–2 1, Ramirez 1 0-0 2.  
5 11-27  22.
Prescott (43)-LeBlanc  5 0-0 10, Madsen  1 0-0 2, Hald 1 1-2 3, Gutierrez 4 0-0 9, Chartier 5 1-2 11, McKelvey 0 0-2 0, Dalton 0 0-0 0, Courtright 1 2-4 4, Boelts 0 0-0 0, Crockett 1 0-0 2, Hillig 0 0-0 0, Porter 0 0-0 0, Olague 1 0-0 2, Gonzales 0 0-0 0.  19 4-10  43.
Score by Quarters - 1   2   3   4  - T
Mohave                     4   4   9   5 - 22
Prescott                    9 13   8 13 - 43
Total Fouls- M 10, P 14
Fouled Out -None
Three Pointers -M (1) - Duarte,P (1)-Gutierrez

JV Score-Prescott 28, Mohave 23
Freshmen Score-Prescott 29, Mohave 28

Ron Williams

Ron Williams is the advisor, broadcaster, and sportswriter for the BBN, Badger Broadcasting Network. The BBN is a community club for high school students enrolled in the Prescott Unified School District.

 

 

 

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