Sheridan Tops Lady Camels in Third Place Contest

The Gillette Lady Camels were beaten, 70-62, by Sheridan in the third-place match up, Saturday morning at the State basketball tournament in Casper..

The Lady Camels just missed playing for the State Championship, after they were beaten, 59-55, by Cheyenne East on Friday night.

Just like Friday night's game, the Camels trailed by double figures coming into the fourth quarter but rallied to come within one basket before the Lady Broncs pulled away.

Julia Seamans sparked the Lady Camel comeback, as she scored 13 of her 19 points in the final period. Seamans and Shelby Johnson are the only two seniors on the Gillette team. Johnson scored 14 in the loss. Jessie Geer also scored in double figures, finishing with 11 points.

Cheyenne East played Natrona County to the wire, but the Fillie came away with the Class 4A Title, as they beat the Lady Thunderbirds, 33-28.

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