Th4e first basketball matchup this week between valley rivals Hamilton High and Stevensville High saw the Lady Broncs defeat the Lady Yellowjackets.

Hamilton outscored Stevensville 42 to 33 at the Hamilton High School gym. The Hamilton girls led throughout the game - at the end of the first quarter it was a 5-point lead 14 to 9. At the half, Hamilton led 28 to 15 and both teams scored well in the third quarter, but Hamilton still led 39 to 28 as they entered the final quarter.

The final score was Hamilton 52 Stevensville 33. The Lady Broncs are now 10 and 0 on the season. Their next game is Saturday against Dillon.

The Hamilton Broncs will travel to Stevensville Thursday evening for a battle between the boys' teams. KLYQ and KLYQ.com will have the live play-by-play at about 7:15 p.m. Thursday, January 11. "KLYQ" is also a skill you can set up on Alexa.