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Warriors top Eagles in 'Shootout for the Cure'
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Black Hawk senior Paige Butler goes up for a shot down low in the Warriors' 52-37 win over Barneveld Saturday night.
SOUTH WAYNE - The Black Hawk girls basketball team surged into sole possession of first place in the Six Rivers East Conference after rolling to a 52-37 win over Barneveld Saturday night.Black Hawk (15-1, 8-0 Six Rivers East), ranked sixth in the Associated Press Division 4 state poll, led 36-33 entering the fourth quarter. The Warriors made an adjustment on their press and went on a decisive 11-0 fourth quarter run to hand the Eagles their first conference loss in a gym packed with pink T-shirts in a fundraiser for breast cancer research. In a conference showdown dubbed as "The Shootout for a Cure", the Warriors wore pink shoelaces and the officials sported pink whistles.