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Girls Basketball: Narrow win over Longmont halts four-game skid


February 8, 2018

Photo by Jocelyn Rowley Elise Crall (31) brings the ball up court for the Cougars in their win against Longmont on Feb. 2.

Thanks to an outstanding defensive effort led by seniors Rosie Setter and Allie Colvin, the Niwot girls basketball team snapped its four-game losing streak with a dramatic 34-32 victory over cross-town rival Longmont on Feb. 2. The Cougars forced 23 turnovers on the night, and held the Trojans to their lowest point total since Dec. 7.

“That was a hard-fought win,” Niwot head coach Terri Ward said after her team edged out the Trojans for the second time this season. “Either team deserved to win that game, because both sides played hard.”

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