Maddie Talamantes, one of Chatfield's top defenders, 'D's' it up against St. Charles in the Gophers 65-42 win over the Saints. Photo by Bill Bentson.<br /><br /><!-- 1upcrlf2 -->
Maddie Talamantes, one of Chatfield's top defenders, 'D's' it up against St. Charles in the Gophers 65-42 win over the Saints. Photo by Bill Bentson.

Last Friday the Chatfield gals picked up a Three Rivers Conference win

over St. Charles, 65-42. The TRC win gives the team a record of 6-3 in the

conference, and are now 8-4 overall.

Leading the way in scoring were senior MaKenzie Miller (21) and

sophomore Kirsten Keefe (20). Miller hit 10 of 15 field goals enroute to

her total and Keefe hit six of 11, including four of six from three-point

range. Keefe also made WEB's Honor Roll with seven steals. Miller led the

team with eight rebounds.

Maddy Kammer came off the bench and led the team with four assists.

Individual scoring vs St. Charles: Keefe 6-4/6-20, Karlee Moulton 1-0-2,

Sierra Johnson 1-0-2, Maddie Talamantes 3-0-7,Maddy Kammer 1-0-2, Morgan

Henry 1-1/1-3, Traci McDonald 2-0-4, Brook Irish 1-2/2-4, MaKenzie Miller

10-1/4-21, team 26-8/13-65. Three's, 5; Keefe (4), Talamantes.

In the first round of the Annandale Tournament, Chatfield beat #10

ranked Crookston, 57-50. Balanced scoring and good free throw shooting

enabled the Gopher gals to get the win. Kirsten Keefe led the team with 13

points, followed by MaKenzie Miller (11), Maddie Talamantes (8), Traci

McDonald (7), Candace Gould (5), Camille Rasmussen (4), Brook Irish (4),

Morgan Henry (3) and Maddy Kammer (2).

The team was 18/24 from the free throw line; Talamantes (3/3), McDonald

(1/1), Miller (5/7), Gould (5/7) and Keefe (4/6).

Individual scoring vs Crookston: Candace Gould 0-5/7-5, Keefe 4-4/6-13,

Camille Rasmussen 2-0-4, Talamantes 2-3/3-8, Kammer 1-0-2, Henry 1-0-3,

McDonald 3-1/1-7, B.Irish 2-0-4, Miller 3-5/7-11, team 18-18/24-57. Three's,

3; Keefe, Talamantes, Henry.

In the championship game at Annandale, Chatfield fell to the #12 ranked

hosts, 55-34. Kirsten Keefe had 19 of the team's 34 points on 5/8 shooting

from the field and 7/9 accuracy at the charity stripe. She was 2/3 from

'long range'. Maddy Kammer (7) and Brook Irish (6) led the team in

rebounding. MaKenzie Miller, who is averaging 14.7 points per game, was

held to one field goal and one free throw. Maddie Talamantes had five

points and a team high three assists.

Individual scoring vs Annandale: Gould 0-1/2-1, Keefe 5-7/9-19, Moulton

1-0-2, Talamantes 2-1/2-5, Kammer 1-0-2, B.Irish 1-0-2, Miller 1-1/1-3, team

11-10/14-34. Three's, 2; Keefe (2).

Monday the girls traveled to Zumbrota-Mazeppa and Thursday they will be

in Lewiston to take on the L-A Cardinals.