The Sidney Cowgirls took down Fremont-Mills for the third consecutive time this season after a first round 53-36 regional win. Danica Laumann knocked down three three's and led the Cowgirls with eight rebounds on Thursday, February 13.
Sidney and Fremont-Mills have met four times this year. On December 17, the Knights defeated the Cowgirls 38-35. Since then, Sidney rattled off three straight victories against their rival. Sidney took charge early and led 17-7 after the first quarter. The Knights cut into the deficit and by halftime the Cowgirls led 26-20. In the second half, the Cowgirls defense held Fremont-Mills to 16 total points. Laumann was 3 for 5 from behind the arc and finished with nine points and eight rebounds. Maddy Duncan was the games leading scorer with 23 points. Chay Ward scored 10 points; Olivia Larsen, five; Alexis Massey, four; Kaden Payne, two. Larsen was the Cowgirls assist leader with six, and Duncan led with four steals. Kaelyn Driskell led the Knights with 11 points. Box score: Sid-17-9-15-12--53 F.M.-7-13-7-9--36 The Cowgirls are 14-7 and have won seven straight. Sidney will be @ Exira-EHK on Tuesday, February 18. Game time is set for 7:00 p.m.