The Bishop Canevin Girls Varsity Basketball team fell to Eden Christian Academy at home 56-42 on Saturday afternoon. It’s the second time in five days that BC lost to the Warriors.
BC was tied at 8 with Eden in the first quarter, Savanah Abbott scored four points in the first quarter. But the Warriors went on an 8-2 run to take a six point lead after one. They scored another 16 points in the second quarter also to extend their lead to 14 at the half.
The lead stayed at 14 after three quarters. Abbott scored eight of her team-high 12 points in the quarter. Ashley Lippold scored seven points in the fourth quarter, and when she hit the last of her 11 points in the game, the lead was cut to seven. But the Warriors were able to respond, hitting all seven of their free throws in the quarter to seal the 56-42 victory.
Bishop Canevin drops to 4-4 in section play, 5-4 overall. Eden Christian Academy improves to 5-1 in section play, 8-4 overall. The Crusaders step out of section play for their next game on Monday night. They will host the Sto-Rox Vikings. Game time is scheduled for 7 PM. Coverage on the Bishop Canevin Sprots Network will begin at 6:50 PM.