Bulldogs roll over Eagle Valley

MCHS girls varsity basketball team trounce WSL foe, 67-13

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If you go

What: Moffat County High School girls varsity basketball game vs. Eagle Valley High School

When: 6 p.m. tonight

Where: MCHS, 900 Finley Lane

— Admission is $5 for adults and $4 for students

Fourth quarter

The Bulldogs play the reserves in the fourth quarter, and finish off Eagle Valley, 67-13. Murray led the Bulldogs offensively with 14 points, and senior Lauren Roberts added 13 points.

Third quarter

Strong defense is leading the way for MCHS as the Bulldogs are blowing out Eagle Valley, 44-6, at the end of the third quarter. The Bulldogs didn't allow a basket until a minute left in the frame.

Second quarter

The Devils once again score the first bucket of the quarter, only to be shut down for the remainder as the Bulldogs lead, 27-4, at halftime. Murray leads the Bulldogs with 11 points through two quarters.

First quarter

The Devils score the first points of the game, and the Bulldogs score the next 15. They lead, 15-2, at the end of the first quarter. MCHS sophomore Sassy Murray led the Bulldogs with six points in the quarter.

Pre-game

Hoping to keep momentum alive, the Moffat County High School girls varsity basketball team will battle with Western Slope League opponent Eagle Valley High School tonight.

The game is slated to start at 6 p.m. at MCHS, 900 Finley Lane.

After dropping their first WSL game to Glenwood Springs by two points Jan. 8, the Bulldogs (11-6 overall, 5-1 WSL) have won five consecutive WSL games.

MCHS overcame a slow start to top the Devils (5-12 overall, 2-6 WSL) 43-31 on Jan. 14.

Head coach Matt Ray said he would like for his team to shut down the post against Eagle Valley.

— For score updates on tonight’s varsity game, visit www.craigdailypress.com. A full game recap can be found in the Saturday Morning Press, or by visiting the newspaper’s website.

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