Big Second Half Lifts Cowgirls Over Circle
The Culbertson Cowgirls earned an impressive 56-37 conference victory over Circle during home action on Friday, Jan. 27.
Behind by a 23-21 halftime margin, the Cowgirls outscored Circle, 13-5, in the third quarter for a 36-26 advantage. Destiny Thompson scored eight points including two three-pointers in the quarter.
Culbertson then scored 20 points compared to Circle’s 11 in the final period. Thompson led the attack with eight of the points.
Thompson finished with 29 points including three three-pointers in the contest. Makena Hauge also had a solid game with 17 points.
Also scoring were Alicyn Ator with four, Ayden Ator with four and Perla Burciaga with two points.
Top scorers for Circle were Kirsten Wagner with 12 and Alexis Moline with 11 points.