(Anita) Exira-EHK led wire to wire in a girls basketball win at CAM Tuesday night.
The Exira-EHK girls got off to a 9-2 start in the opening minutes and never looked back topping CAM 47-31 to sweep the regular season series with the Cougars. Exira-EHK led by double figures for most of teh first half and never led by less than a dozen in the second half. Claire Paulsen hit four 3-pointers and finished with a team high 14 points, Mara Burmeister scored 7 third quarter point to finish with 13, and Rachel Smith netted 11 thanks in large part to hitting 5 free throws in the fourth quarter. CAM was led in the loss by 24 points. The Cougars cut a 20 point deficit down to 12 in the 2nd half before Exira-EHK closed out the game on a 6-2 run to win 47-31.
Exira-EHK improves to 13-4 on the season while CAM drops to 3-15.
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