Girls Varsity Basketball · Girls Varsity Basketball beats New Castle 44 – 40

40 New Castle High School
44 Muncie Central High School
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New Castle High School vs Muncie Central High School
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1 16   15
2 10   7
3 7   13
4 7   9

Muncie Central’s girls basketball team defeated New Castle on Friday night, 44-40. The Bearcats found themselves behind by 9 points halfway through the second quarter but battled back to trail by only 4 at half-time. The second half saw the tlead change several times until Sayla McIntosh hit her 5th 3-pointer of the gam to put the team ahead by 5 with two minutes to play. The teams exchanged free throws and Muncie Central ended up winning by 4 points. McIntosh led all scorers with 17 points and Garynn Sims-Jones finished with 11. The Junior Varsity notched their second win in a row by defeating the Trojan JV, 44-25. The Bearcats host Richmond next Saturday at the Fieldhouse. JV starts at noon.