Beavers basketball teams fall to Roosevelt
The Beavers basketball teams were on the road this weekend, playing against Roosevelt on Saturday after a week long of cancelled after-school activities due to dangerous road conditions.
It was a bad trip for the Beavers with both the varsity girls and boys team losing to Roosevelt.
The Lady Beavers started the game strong, only trailing a couple points behind Roosevelt.
It was still anyone's game at half time with a score of 21 to 24 for Roosevelt. But the Beavers were unable to make a necessary comeback in the last quarter as Roosevelt stepped up their defense. Beavers lost 37 to 46.
Leading the Beavers in scoring was Nancy MacGeorge with 16 points, 13 rebounds, two blocks, and one assist.
The boys basketball team also struggled on Saturday night.
They started of strong, outscoring Roosevelt 15 to 11 in the first quarter but a long scoring second quarter allowed Roosevelt to catch up.
The game started a new at half time as the score was tied 17 to 17.
Roosevelt was just a bit stronger in the third quarter, outscoring Ballard by only four points. The Beavers fought back in the last quarter but were unable to catch up.
Ballard lost 32 to 36.