Arkansas City, KS-Nick Salazar's Busters improved to 6-1 in league play with a 83-75 win over Cowley County. Garden City led by as much as 22 points and trailed for only 30 seconds early in the first quarter 4-2.
Garden City had five players in double figures as Shala Dobbins led all scorers with 24 points. Jaymie Bernbeck scored 17pts and was one rebound short of a double-double with 9. Donasja Scott and DeRae Lewis combined for 20 points with 10 apiece. Goddard Kansas native Jenna Clasen added 11.
The Busters are now in a two way tie for first place in KJCCC DI play with Hutchinson. Hutchinson is 6-1 in league and 16-1 overall. The Busters are 6-1 in league and 12-6 overall. Coffeyville is in third place with today's loss to Seward County 66-55.
Garden City travels to Barton County (2-4, 10-7) Wednesday. Tipoff is scheduled for 5:30pm.