Multiple Teams · Kankakee Valley High School Girls Varsity Basketball falls to Benton Central High School 52-50


Saturday, November 5, 2016

6:00 PM

Kankakee Valley High School
AWAY
50

Benton Central High School
HOME
52

Game Recap

The Lady Kougars opened their 2016-17 season by traveling to Benton Central to take on the #7 team in class 3A Lady Bison. KV got off to a great start and held a one point 1 point lead at halftime. (32-31). Benton Central used a 13-3 3rd quarter to pull away from the Kougars. During the 4th quarter the lady Kougars were able to force turnovers and make timely baskets to cut the 9 point deficit to 2 points late in the 4th quarter. However poor free throw shooting (9/23) doomed the Lady Kougars. Leading scorers for the Kougars were Lindsey Stokes who finished with 16 points, Raegan Walther 9 points, and Cat Cavinder 8 points.

In the JV game the lady Kougars played with a lead for most of the first half. Benton Central went on a run in the third quarter to take a 5 point lead. The Lady Kougars battled back in the fourth quarter and won the game by the score of 37-30. Leading scorers were Aubrey Toppen with 9 points, Kailee Webster 8 points, Taylor Miller and Carley DeKock each added 7 points.

Both teams will be back in action on Tuesday (11/8) at home versus Valpariaso.

Box Scores

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2
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4
Kankakee Valley
16

16

3

15

Benton Central
10

21

13

8