Red Bud Girls’ Basketball Wins Season Opener @ Home

Hannah Sievers, Staff Writer

On Tuesday, November 26, Red Bud faced off against Valmeyer at home. During the first quarter, the Lady Musketeers scored twenty-two points. Claire Grohmann made three two-pointers. Kassidy Ellner, Meredith Whelan, and Chloe Wild each scored a two-point shot. Olivia Carle and Sami Lucht scored four points each on two-pointers. Amber Stengal made both of her free throws. Valmeyer scored two points throughout the quarter, leaving the score 22-2 at the end of the first.

In the second quarter, scoring slowed down. Valmeyer scored another two and we scored six. Grohmann, Ellner, and Wild each made a two-point shot. The score was twenty-eight to four going into halftime.

Throughout the third quarter, another twelve points were added to the Musketeer’s score. Grohmann, Whelan, and Megan Stellhorn each made a two-pointer. Hannah Sievers got six points from a couple two-point shots and going two for three at the free throw line. Valmeyer again scored two points, which made the score forty to six. 

In the final quarter, Red Bud scored only two points. One was a free throw by Jessica Bievenue and one was a free throw made by Roz Surman. As Valmeyer scored two points also, the final score was forty-two to eight with the Musketeers winning and improving their record 3-2.