The Chadron girls survived a scare from Alliance by outscoring the Bulldogs 21-2 in the 4th quarter to pull away for a 47-22 win.
The Lady Cardinals offense struggled in the opening quarter, falling behind 7-3 after the first eight minutes.
An 18-6 2nd quarter advantage gave Chadron a 21-13 halftime lead, but the Bulldogs weren’t done. Alliance found an opportunity in the 3rd quarter when the Cardinal offense went quiet again and pulled within 26-20 at the end of the quarter.
Demi Ferguson dropped in 12 points to lead all scorers in the winning effort.
The Cardinals are now 11-6 on the season and host Rapid City Christian on Friday.