Superior Central girls basketball team can’t dig out of early hole in loss to Rapid River

EBEN — Kristin Goodacre scored 17 points, Natalie Belanger added 15 and the Rapid River Rockets cruised to a 53-29 road win over Superior Central Friday in a Skyline Central Conference girls basketball matchup.

The Rockets (4-3, 4-2 SC) led 16-1 at the end of the first quarter and 26-12 at the half.

“We had momentum from the get-go and tried some different looks as the game progressed,” Rockets’ coach Scott Goodacre said. “We had 28 rebounds, 12 assists and 14 steals as a team. Good team effort.”

Charlotte Charlebois led the Cougars (0-8, 0-5) with 13 points, while Emma Rutter added nine.

The Cougars, who won the JV game 54-30, host North Central on Friday.


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