The 2017 Cavalier Christmas Classic is underway. Aberdeen Roncalli, Belle Fourche, Madison and St.Thomas More all made their way to Barnett Arena for non-conference play. First game for the two day classic was Belle Fourche and Aberdeen Roncalli's girls varsity teams.
Both teams came in undefeated but only one was able to leave this matchup with an unblemished record. First quarter, Roncalli’s Jami Ewart gets a rebound...passes it to Jori Ewart who puts it up for two and scores the first points of the game. ===================================================
Grace Imbery then brings it down , makes it pass Shayla Howell, attempts to pass it off but Taylor Hanson gets a piece of it gets away with the steal and the score...giving the lady broncs two points. ========================================================
Still a tight game in the first half, Aberdeen still will the lead. Madelyn Martin to Hannah Kuck she knows what to do with it, she puts it up and its good for three. Lady Cavilers heating up in the second quarter trailing by one, Jami Ewart attempts a pass but Shayla Howell is able to deflect it...Rymie Keegan gets it passes it to Hanson who sets Howell up for the score. Lady Broncs take its first lead for the game. =======================================================
On this play the lady Cavilers up 27 to 25 but Mandee Williamson gets the steal and the score to tie the game at halftime.
Belle Fourche went on to win this one 62 to 54 remaining perfect. Day two of he classic, he Lady Broncs will go up against the Madison Lady Bulldogs.