A 23-0 second half run propelled the 2nd ranked Beaver Dam girls basketball team to 63-40 win over 3rd ranked DeForest to clinch their 11th straight conference championship. The Norskies pulled within two points at 34-32 with less than twelve minutes to play in the 2nd when BD exploded on the huge run to put the game away. Maty Wilke led the Golden Beavers with 25. Natalie Jens added 12 and Jada Donaldson 10. Beaver Dam improves to 18-3 overall and a perfect 13-0 in Badger North play. DeForest drops to 18-3 overall and 11-2 in league play. Head coach Tim Chase who is on medical leave after successful colon cancer surgery was in the gym last night taking in the game. The 3-time defending Division Two state champion Golden Beavers will wrap up the regular season next Thursday when they host Reedsburg.
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