Early deficit too much to overcome as Benson girls fall to CGB, 51-41

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Abbie Mitteness (middle) and Kaitlyn Berreau (second from left) fight for a loose ball with a CGB player during the Braves’ 51-41 loss last Tuesday night in Benson.  The Braves  were set to host ACGC, Tuesday.

The Benson girls basketball team lost a close game with Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley last Tuesday night in Benson, 51-41.

The Braves trailed by a big margin for most of the first half before a pair of 3-pointers by Kaitlyn Berreau and a basket off an offensive rebound by Abby Lundebrek helped pull Benson to within 24-16 by halftime.

Benson played even with CGB in the second half, but ended up losing by 10 to a team that has lost only once all season.

The Braves, who fell to 1-9 overall and 0-5 in the WCC, were set to host Atwater-CGC, Tuesday and play at Morris Area-CA, Friday....

 

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Pictured: Abbie Mitteness (middle) and Kaitlyn Berreau (second from left) fight for a loose ball with a CGB player during the Braves’ 51-41 loss last Tuesday night in Benson.  The Braves  were set to host ACGC, Tuesday.
 

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