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North Branch defeats Capac girls in consolation round



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January 06, 2010
CAPAC — Host North Branch outscored Capac by a combined 28-12 count during the odd-numbered quarters on the way to a 50-38 win in the consolation game of the Harry C. Moore Classic Girls' Varsity Basketball Tournament last Wednesday afternoon.

With the decision, Capac slips to 2-6 thus far this season.

In Wednesday's game, North Branch jumped out to a 10-2 advantage with 3:40 elapsed.

The next four minutes-plus would prove more competitive.

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Ashley Mousseau, of Capac, takes the ball up the floor against North Branch in last week’s clash. photo by Kevin Kissane.
It was there North Branch and Capac managed four points apiece.

That made it 14-6, North Branch, after one quarter was complete.

The second quarter saw Capac collect 13 points, while holding North Branch to 11.

That trimmed Capac's deficit to 25-19 at the halftime break.

When the action resumed, North Branch established some much-needed breathing room.

Aided by a 14-6 third quarter advantage, North Branch took a 39-25 lead at the 24-minute mark.

Capac then put together a 13-11 fourth quarter rally, only to drop a 50-38 verdict.

Rayenne Kaiser led North Branch with a 13-point performance. Sam Waterman (12 points) hit for double figures as well.

Nichole Parks paced Capac with 12 points. The remaining Chief points went to Jennica Polzin (11, including a trifecta), Ashley Mousseau (nine, featuring two treys) along with Samantha Smith, Chelsea Botwin and Shawna McMann (two each).

All-Tournament Team- Kristen Greene, Brown City; Alena Sanson, Brown City; Jenna Hirsch, Marlette; Amara Wilson, Marlette; Ashley Mousseau, Capac; and Samantha Waterman, North Branch.

Kevin Kissane has been covering high school sports for the Tri-City Times since 1985. When not standing on a field or court with his camera and notepad, he enjoys golf, travel and family. Kevin is a 1980 graduate of Capac High School, and is also a grad of St. Clair Community College and earned a degree in journalism from Central Michigan University.
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