Chandler Blake

Girls basketball defeats Blackhawk Christian

Montana Martin led the team with 12 points, two assists, three offensive rebounds, one defensive rebound, and two steals. Chandler Blake chipped in eight points for the Lady Eagles. Blake also had two defensive rebounds and one steal. Shelby Brockman also had eight points with two offensive rebounds and six defensive rebounds. Brockman also went four for four from the three- throw line.

Alyssa Anderson went perfect on the night going two for two in the field and two for two from the free- throw line, with one defensive rebound. Kristine Bechtold also had five points for the Lady Eagles with one offensive rebound, two defensive rebounds, and one steal.  Savannah Labenz finished the night with four points, five assists, two offensive rebounds, and three defensive rebounds.

The Lady Eagles traveled to Westview Saturday night. Westview took the lead at the end of the first quarter 7-4 but Churubusco came back in the second quarter and took the lead into halftime 20-16. But Westview dominated in the third and fourth quarter to end the game 47-38 Westview.

“Westview is a tough place to play,” said Head Coach Jamie Perlich. “Our girls did some really good things tonight. We played well in the first half.”

Martin led the team again with 16 points, one assist, three offensive rebounds, five defensive rebounds, and one block. Labenz also had 10 points, two assists, and two steals. Alisha Farner scored eight for the Lady Eagles. Farner also had four offensive rebounds and one defensive rebound.

“We battled and kept right in it, but the second half we had some mental let-downs,” explained Coach Perlich.

Blake had two points on the night with one offensive rebound and four defensive rebounds. Anderson had one point with one assist, one defensive rebound, and two steals. Jacey Keener also chipped in one point.

“Too many turnovers. We have to learn how to finish,” said Coach Perlich.

The Lady Eagles are back in action Friday at home against West Noble.

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