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Huskies girls lax beats Eagle Valley

Chris Freud
Vail, CO Colorado

EDWARDS – Turnabout is fair play.

Battle Mountain girls lacrosse took a thumping in its opener against Aspen, 15-4 Monday. Yet, it is better to give than to receive.

The Huskies did just that Thursday afternoon, beating Eagle Valley, 18-3, in Edwards

“We turned the tables,” Huskies coach Emily Jaissle said. “They came back with a lot of enthusiasm. We had six different girls scoring. We have a lot of freshman and our upperclassman are bringing them along.”

Battle Mountain’s Mabry Gentry had a pretty spectacular day with six goals in two assists. Maddi Conlin had four goals. Amie Hixon had a goal, two assists and eight groundballs as a midfielder, which is new for her. She played goalie last year for the Huskies.

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Speaking of goalie, Battle Mountain freshman Sienna Miller had seven saves.

Battle Mountain is at Dakota Ridge Saturday, while Eagle Valley hosts Grand Junction Tuesday in Gypsum at 4 p.m.

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