Prescott’s Alisa LeBlanc (44) takes a jumper as the Badgers take on Mohave on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, in Prescott. LeBlanc had 10 points in a 43-20 win for Prescott. (Les Stukenberg/Courier)
Originally published January 9, 2018 at 11:30p.m.
Updated January 10, 2018 at 08:38a.m.
Chartier scores 11 points, Gutierrez narrowly misses double double
Abby Chartier scored 11 points, Alisa Leblanc added 10 and the Prescott girls’ basketball team snapped a four-game losing streak in power point contests with a 43-20 win over Mohave on Tuesday night.
It is the first victory of the season in Grand Canyon region play and at home in power point games for Prescott, which beat Wickenburg and South Mountain to finish the annual Lady Badgers Winter Classic 2-2 last week.
Prescott (6-11, 1-4 Grand Canyon) held the No. 24-ranked Thunderbirds to just four points scored in each of the first two quarters, taking a 22-8 lead heading into halftime.
Chartier added four rebounds, two assists and two steals to her point total, while Teresa Gutierrez narrowly missed her first double-double of the season with nine points and eight steals.
Prescott welcomes Marcos de Niza (5-10, 0-1 Desert Sky) on Friday, Jan. 12. Tipoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. The Badgers have eight games remaining on the schedule, four of which have winning records.
Mohave (3-8, 0-7 Grand Canyon) is scheduled to host Lee Williams at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11.
Brian M. Bergner Jr. is sports editor for The Daily Courier, the Prescott Valley Tribune and the Chino Valley Review. Follow him on Twitter and Instagram at @SportsWriter52 or on Facebook at @SportsAboveTheFold. Email email@example.com or call 928-445-3333, ext. 1106.