On Tuesday Continental High Girls basketball headed east for a non league game against Patrick Henry. A strong first half propelled the Patriots to their first win of the year. The Patriots jumped out to a 12-5 lead after 1. The Patriots would expand their lead by 3 in the second quarter for a 21-11 lead at half. The two teams played even in the second half with the Patriots taking the third quarter by a point 27-16. A Pirate comeback in the fourth quarter would fall short as the Patriots took the 34-24 victory.
Jensen Armey led the Pirates with 14 points while Bryn Tegenkamp scored 5. Olivia Logan scored 3 and Cheyenne Rose 2. Armey hit a pair of 3s for the Pirates while the Patriots made four three-pointers.
Continental falls to 2-9 and will travel to Fort Jennings on Thursday night for a Putnam County League game. Patrick Henry improves to 1-11.
–Mike Jones, Sportswriter