Belmont kicked off the 2020 Tangle on the Trail with a familiar refrain with the Lady Cardinals.
They just found a way to win.
Our #1 girls 3A team took out the #1 ranked 1A team and 3x state champion Lady Panthers of Pine Grove by a score of 51-47 thanks to a clutch 3 pointer from Abby Kuykendall and stellar late defense.
The Lady Cardinals moved to 16-1 on the season thanks to their late game heroics.
MaryGrace Storment was named player of the game with 15 points.
Kuykendall added 12. Macie Walker put up 11, including 4 late free throws to help seal the win.
Belmont faces off against 3A foe Kossuth in a key matchup Tuesday at Kossuth.