Lady Saints beat DeBeque |

Lady Saints beat DeBeque

Daily file photoVail Christian's Maty Peckham had a 3 at the buzzer to beat DeBeque for the first time in school history Saturday.

DEBEQUE, Colorado ” Down goes DeBeque at last.

The Vail Christian girls basketball team knocked off DeBeque for the first time in school history Saturday, winning, 45-44, on on a last-second 3 by junior Maty Peckham,

Peckham led Vail Christian with 19 points, while Michelle Disher had 12.

The was Vail Christian’s first of the year in the 1A Mountain League against two losses. The Saints raised their record to 3-10.

The Vail Christian boys basketball team plays the Dragons later today.

For much more on the Lady Saints’ big win, not to mention the boys’ game against DeBeque as well as other high school action Saturday, check back with

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