Lady Warriors secure first win against Hot Springs

By Taylor Risse

It was a streaky performance by the Bennett County Girls basketball team in their 37-30 win over Hot Springs, Thursday night in Martin.

The host Lady Warriors started slow, putting up only six points in the first quarter while the Lady Bison led with 14.

In the second quarter scoring was equal with each team adding 10 points, putting the half time score at 16-24. 

During the third quarter, Lady Warrior defense held the Lady Bison to only two points. Warrior seniors, Carissa Louden and Erica Bakley each put up two with Jessica Begeman adding four to make the game a two point game, 24-26.

Lady Warrior defense held strong allowing only four points for the Lady Bison in the fourth quarter. Strong shots from the Lady Warriors pushed them into the lead to secure their first win, 37-30.

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