Girls basketball: R.A. Long 38, Columbia River 36

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Updated: December 20, 2012, 11:30 PM

 

The Chieftains' rally fell two points short in Longview.

Columbia River trailed by 10 in the third quarter and six with two minutes to play. The Chieftains forced three turnovers in a row, got two baskets to make it a two-point game. But the last shot, at the buzzer, bounced off the rim.

Marion Lilly led River (3-7) with 11 points. Kim Lowery added seven.

Hannah Speed led R.A. Long with nine points.

R.A. LONG 38, COLUMBIA RIVER 36

COLUMBIA RIVER (3-7) -- Bethany Lowery 2, Kim Lowery 7, Marion Lilly 11, Sydney Moore 6, Megan Martin 0, Morgan Anthony 4, Megan Bloom 6, Teaghan Cowles 0. Totals 14 (1) 7-18 36.

R.A. LONG -- Kenzie Kendle 6, Hannah Speed 9, Jacki Smith 1, Hagen 6, Paige Snair 6, Sarah Luedke 5, Cheyanne Jones 1, Alize Asplund 4, Erin Kuhlmeyer 4. Totals 15 (1) 7-15 38.

Col.River 6 10 10 10--36

R.A. Long 13 5 12 8--38

JV -- R.A. Long 44-28. C -- River 43-25.