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Cougars stopped by Colton in Regionals


It was a long shot for the Lyle-Wishram girls in their Regional basketball playoff game against Colton. In the battle of Wildcats versus Cougars, it was the Wildcats showing why they are the seven time defending champion of division B1, salting away an 88-24 win. It is not like they won six titles 100 years ago, they have actually won the last seven titles, a definite dynasty and it wasn’t about to fall apart on Saturday night.

Lyle-Wishram head coach, Joe Bales said Colton just wore out the Cougars. “Colton suited up and used 14 players,” said Bales. “They played an in-your-face man defense for four quarters, constantly rotating players and keeping them fresh.”

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