Hamilton and Corvallis Split Basketball Games
A Tuesday evening double-header conference game for the Class A Hamilton and Corvallis High Schools December 11. In the first game at the Corvallis gym, the Lady Blue Devils defeated the Hamilton Lady Broncs 56 to 41. The teams were evenly matched during the first half, with Corvallis leading by only three points at the half - 29 to 26. But then, the Lady Blues opened up the scoring and at the end of the third quarter it was Corvallis ahead by 13 points - 45 to 32. The scoring was even in the final quarter and Corvallis won the game 56 to 41.
In came the boys for their valley rivalry matchup. After the first quarter, Hamilton had gone out into the lead 28 to 17. At the half, the Broncs continued to have a comfortable lead - 53 to 34. Hamilton continued to protect their lead and the final score was Hamilton 94 Corvallis 66. The Broncs' next game will be Saturday, December 15, at Hamilton High School's Dale Berry Court. The boys will host Missoula Loyola at 4 p.m. KLYQ will have the play-by-play on 1240 AM radio, at klyq.com and on your cellphone with free KLYQ app.