MARSHFIELD – Colby held Marshfield Columbus Catholic to 14 points in the first half and cruised to a 54-34 victory in a Cloverbelt Conference East Division girls basketball game Tuesday at Columbus Catholic High School.
Colby raced out to a 26-14 lead by halftime and maintained its lead from there.
Colby, the defending Cloverbelt East champion, is now 2-0 overall and in the Cloverbelt East. Columbus is 1-1 overall and 0-1 in conference play.
Ashley Streveler had 19 points, including five 3-pointers, to lead the Hornets.
Addie Baierl and Dorci Walker each had eight points, and Maren Seefluth scored seven for Columbus.
The Dons will play Nekoosa at the Cranberry Classic at Wisconsin Rapids Assumption on Friday afternoon.
Hornets 54, Dons 34
Colby 26 28 – 54
Columbus Catholic 14 20 – 34
COLBY (54): Hailey Voelker 8, Olivia Vollrath 2, Vanessa Lopez 10, Ashley Streveler 19, Alyssa Underwood 3, Lexi Krebsbach 5, Lexi Underwood 5. Record: 2-0 overall and Cloverbelt Conference East Division.
COLUMBUS CATHOLIC (34): Annika Brown 2, Hailey Roehl 2, Megan Kibbel 3, Maren Seefluth 7, Emmalee Jicinsky 0, Addie Baierl 8, Katie Hall 3, Kelsey Moore 1, Dorci Walker 8. Record: 1-1, 0-1 Cloverbelt East.