Cj Kukus drilled a 2 run homer while Derek Lynch had 2 doubles, but Eaton scored 7 runs in the 4th inning and 6 more in the 6th for the win in Brush. Brush, which fell to 3-4 on the season, will play on Tuesday in Lakewood vs. Alameda beginning at 3:15 on 1010 KSIR as well as ksir.com
Derek Lynch had 3 hits for the Beetdiggers, which improved to 3-2. Brent Hammer pitched 4 innings and allowed just 1 unearned run for the victory while Noe Vazquez pitched the final 3 innings and struck out 6 to pick up the save.
Brush generated just one base hit, a 6th inning single by Bruce Melendez in a loss in Arvada. Brush fell to 2-2 on the season.
Playing without the ill Alicia Nichols, Brush fell behind by 15 points in the 2nd quarter and although they drew to within 4 in the 3rd, St. Mary’s closed the game on a 26-9 run for the blowout victory. Brush concluded the season with a 23-4 record.
Erin Berg scored 11 points and the Beetdiggers were very solid on the defensive end advancing to the 3A state consolation championship game from Moby Arena in Fort Collins vs. St. Mary’s, which defeated Estes Park, 67-63 in overtime. Brush is now 23-3 on the season.
Brush led Holy Family early by a score of 12-6, but the Tigers dominated the rest of the way to win the Class 3A state quarterfinal from Moby Arena in Fort Collins, Brush, which dropped to 22-3, will play a consolation semifinal vs. Coal Ridge, which lost to Olathe, 40-25.
Today’s Beetdigger girls basketball game is on 106.3 – that’s B106! It will also be streamed on the B106 webstream – the link is on the right! The game is scheduled for 11:45 but may get started late if the earlier game goes longer.
Kolby Wahlert paced 4 players in double figures with 24 points as Brush won it’s opening round 3A state tournament game from Kent Denver High School in Englewood. Brush improved to 17-6 and will face Kent Denver at 1:00 on Saturday with the winner to advance to the quarterfinals from Moby Arena in Fort Collins.
Friday’s Class 3A opening round state tournament boys basketball game between Brush and Dolores Huerta from Kent Denver High School starting at 7:00 can be heard on 1010 KSIR as weel as www.ksir.com. During that game, we’ll be providing updates of the opening round girls basketball game in Brush between the Beetdiggers and Kent Denver Sun Devils, which also begins at 7:00.
Kolby Wahlert scored 23 points as Brush won the 3rd place game in the Patriot League tournament from the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley. Brush upped their record to 16-6 with the victory.