Benjamin Logan’s girls basketball team battled tooth and nail with visiting Springfield on Monday, but came up short in a 54-52 non-league loss.
Benjamin Logan’s Peyton Derr shoots against Springfield during Monday’s game at Benjamin Logan High School. (EXAMINER PHOTO AARON LaBATT)
Senior standout Nikki Current had a stellar all-around game for the Raiders (2-3) in the loss.
Current piled up a game-high 35 points and set a new school record for steals in a game with 12. The previous record was held by Lisa Eilliott with 11 in 1983. Current also recorded six rebounds and four assists.
Ben Logan fought to grab a 13-10 lead after the first quarter. Springfield pulled ahead in the second quarter, though, with a 22-11 run. That pushed the Wildcats out to a 32-24 halftime advantage.
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