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
5 11-27 22.
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