Big Bend Communications Office
Miranda Johnson had her best shooting performance of the season Wednesday night on the road in Coeur d'Alene knocking down eight, 3 pointers and totaling 36 points for Big Bend en route to an 88-85 win over North Idaho College (NIC). The win has the Lady Vikes sitting in fourth place in the Northwest Athletic Conference's East Region behind NIC. Big Bend (18-8, 7-6) beat the Cardinals (16-8, 7-5) for the second time this season.
Johnson was on fire Wednesday night connecting on 8-of-13 three-point attempts (10-of-16 overall) and draining 8-of-9 free throws. Leah Dougherty helped the cause scoring 17 and Callie Gronning added 11.
Hailey Garrity pulled down 11 rebounds and 9 points. She is currently tied for 10th in the conference in rebounds averaging 9.3 per game.
The Lady Vikes' hold their postseason hopes in their own hands. Big Bend hosts Columbia Basin on Saturday (Feb. 17) and Treasure Valley (Feb. 24) before finishing out the regular season on the road against Yakima (Feb. 28).
|GP||Record||Win %||PF||PA||GP||Record||Win %||PF||PA||Last 10||Streak|
|Walla Walla -X||12||12-0||1.000||994||726||25||24-1||0.960||1990||1497||10-0||Won 22|
|Columbia Basin||13||10-3||0.769||921||758||26||19-7||0.731||1804||1534||7-3||Won 2|
|North Idaho||12||7-5||0.583||931||852||24||16-8||0.667||1911||1695||6-4||Lost 1|
|Big Bend||13||7-6||0.538||904||962||26||18-8||0.692||1952||1648||6-4||Won 1|
|Treasure Valley||12||6-6||0.500||766||758||23||11-12||0.478||1564||1612||4-6||Lost 2|
|Wenatchee Valley||12||5-7||0.417||780||817||25||14-11||0.560||1619||1576||4-6||Won 1|
|Yakima Valley||13||5-8||0.385||936||992||25||15-10||0.600||1892||1786||4-6||Lost 2|
|Blue Mountain||13||0-13||0.000||672||1003||24||1-23||0.042||1354||1811||0-10||Lost 19|