Archive for Tuesday, December 4, 2012

BSHS girls basketball team notches impressive opening win of its own

December 4, 2012, 10:17 a.m.

Updated: December 4, 2012, 10:45 a.m.

Not to be outdone by the boys, the Bonner Springs girls basketball team dominated Turner, 61-25, in the first round of the 2012 Cardinal Invitational tournament in Eudora.

Sophomore Mikaela Bennett led the way with 18 points, including hitting 10 of 15 free throws.

The Braves took a 25-2 lead at the end of the first quarter and didn’t look back.

Junior Kennedy Bizzell added 10 points, and Abrise Sims scored eight points with seven rebounds.

Senior Haley Hoffine led the Braves with eight assists and four steals to go with five points and five rebounds. Sophomore Kaleigh Taylor scored five points and added seven rebounds.

Bonner Springs, seeded No. 1 in the tournament, will meet No. 5 Paola at 6:45 p.m. Tuesday at Eudora Middle School, with the winner advancing to Thursday's championship game.


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