Star Valley: 39 Pinedale: 28
Star Valley led wire-to-wire after making the game’s first basket although the Wranglers made it a close contest more than once.
The Lady Braves led by 11 points in the second quarter based on a hot start by Brierly Battleson who finished with 11 points in the contest. Roxanne and Emma Rogers countered with a run before half to cut the Star Valley advantage to 22-19.
McKenna Brog came out firing in the second half as she made the first bucket of the third quarter and scored nine of her game-high 14 points in the final half. She also hauled in a team-high seven rebounds.
Star Valley hit six three point baskets in the gam and got six points apiece from both Emma Thomson and Amber Milne.
Pinedale was led by Roxanne Rogers who finished with nine points. Emma Rogers had a game-high eight rebounds in the contest.
Star Valley (1-2) now faces #1 Thunder Basin on Saturday afternoon in a 1 p.m. start.
Pinedale (1-2) will play Bear Lake at 4:20 p.m. on Saturday afternoon. This game will be broadcast on both SVI-4 and The Wave via the Bear Lake crew.