Bach Leads Chadron Girls, Cardinal Boys Stumble Against Hot Springs


The Chadron High girls and boys opened the new year by splitting games with Hot Springs at home.

Taegan Bach started out 5-of-5 from behind the three point line and finished with six total for a game high 18 points as the Chadron girls rolled over Hot Springs 61-14. The 40-point running clock began with the Cardinals first basket of the 2nd half.

Demi Ferguson added 12 points as Chadron moved its record to 5-5, the first time at .500 or better since December 16th. Chadron will travel to Lakota Tech on Thursday with tip off set for 6:30 pm.

A Brady Daniels three pointer pulled the Chadron boys within five of Hot Springs at 33-28 in the 3rd quarter, but the Bison outscored the Cards 8-2 to finish the quarter and slammed the door shut in the 4th for a 61-45 win.

Daniels led Chadron with 17 points as the only Cardinal in double figures. The loss drops Chadron to 5-5 on the season as they head to Mitchell on Saturday.