BC girls take it down to the wire on the road

The Butte Central girls basketball team went wire to wire with the Blue Devils on the road Tuesday night, but couldn’t quite prevail and lose 43-38.

Butte Centrals 8th grader Kenzie McQueary erupted for 18 points to lead all scorers, Arika Stajcar tossed in 6 of her own, while freshmen Marley Mansanti netted 5, Mollie Drew and Zayanna Otherbukl had 3 apiece, Kathryn Lalicker had 2 and Ali Stajcar had 1.

Corvallis had 3 score in double figures Brecklyn Jessop lead the way with 14, Erica Jessop had 11, and Ava Loran had 10.

Butte Central will return to action in Dillon against the Beavers on Friday.