The Bulldogs Broke Out of the Cage against the Lady Barons

The Churchill Bulldogs Varsity Girls play Bethesda-Chevy Chase Friday evening. At the start of the game the Bulldogs have no mercy for the Barons making it look like an easy win by the end of first quarter. Score 15-4 Churchill. The Bulldogs begin to slow down only scoring 7 points before going into half-time.22-12 Churchill. The Barons begin to roll over and let the Bulldogs hold their 10 point or more lead over them. #22 Shira Racoosin and #35 Erica Lindsay for Churchill control the game for their team by the 3rd quarter they both had 10 points each. Score 33-21 Churchill. They hold the lead and didn’t let up for all 4 quarters.

Final Score Churchill Bulldogs 48 Bethesda-Chevy Chase 27

From the Coach Corner:

Bethesda-Chevy Chase Head Coach Dave Thompson: Says “we play well, we struggling to score, we did what we wanted to do on defense, overall they did a nice job, they kept scoring and that gave them the advantage”

Churchill Bulldogs Head Coach Kate McMahon:Says ” I think at times we played pretty good on defense, but have to bring up the energy level, we need to go back to our inside out game because we didn’t have our nice open three pointers that we wanted”

Churchill Bulldogs Stats: #23 Sarafina Arthur-Williams 6 points, 1 steals, 5 rebounds,  #5 Kim Deausen 7 points, 1 steals,1 assist, #12  Katie Jenkins 1 point, 1 steals, 2 rebounds, #35 Erica Lindsay 11 points, 8 rebounds, 3 steal, #22 Shira Racoosin 14 points, 3 rebounds, 1 steal, #20 Isabella Wu 5 points, 1 steal, 1 rebound, 1 assist, #45 Alaine Thronson 3 points, 5 rebounds

Bethesda-Chevy Chase Stats: #21 Hannah C 10 points, 1 steals, 3 rebounds, #5 Clio B 2 points, 1 steals, 3 rebounds, #44 Nina H 4 points, 1 steals, 3 rebounds, #10 Cameron L 6 points, 2 rebounds, 1 steal, #20 Caroline K 2 points, 5 rebounds, #3 Julia B 3 points, 3 rebound,

Story and Stats by Kyle Hall

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