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Girls basketball: Burke scores career-high 29 points in win over Sisters

 

January 19, 2022

Benny Westcott

Chloe Fairchild looks for an open passing lane under pressure from Philomath's Sage Kramer, center, and 6-3 Abigail Brown, right.

Sweet Home girls basketball (5-9, No. 19-ranked in the 4A) rebounded with a 51-46 Friday win at Sisters (5-8, No. 30) after falling 49-31 at home last Tuesday to No. 1 ranked Philomath.

Against the top ranked Warriors, Head Coach Michelle Knight said that her squad "played well."

"Philomath is very solid fundamentally, and we hung in there and played a really good game of basketball," she said.

Speaking to the Warriors' strength, the coach said "They have just been playing together for a very long time. They have a deeper bench than us. We only have six true varsity players, along with a co...



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