Henderson, Tenn. – The CBC Mustangs Women's basketball team met a formidable foe in No 1 ranked Freed-Hardeman on Saturday afternoon. The Lady Mustangs held their own in the first quarter before the Lady Lions clawed to a 94-40 victory.
With four minutes to play in the quarter, Emily Ridgell (FR/Bryant, AR)'s basket tied the game at 10. FHU would make it a ten-point lead before Aaliyah Block (SR/Monticello, AR) cut it to seven on a free-throw. Ridgell again would make it close in the second quarter with a basket at the seven-minute mark bringing CBC within two at 22-20. From that point the game became all FHU for the final margin.
CBC's Ridgell lead the team with 16 points. Audrey Moran (JR/Viliona, AR) would add seven, Ashlynn Allen and Karlie Senko (FR/Bradford, AR) would score six each in the effort. Emily Gardner (FR/Melbourne, AR) would lead the team with nine rebounds.
NEXT UP: The Mustangs travel to Williams Baptist on February 14th with the game starting at 5:30 P.M.
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