Fayetteville’s Defense Dominates

Lady Bulldogs Clamp Down On Defense For Victory

Posted: January 9, 2013 at 5 a.m.

After a disappointing 7A/6A-West Conference opener last Friday, Fayetteville pressured Van Buren relentlessly the entire game, forcing 22 turnovers in a 49-33 girls basketball conference victory at Clair Bates Arena Tuesday night. After Friday’s overtime loss to Rogers Heritage, Fayetteville coach Vic Rimmer said the win was much needed.

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Brittany Jurgens, left, a Springdale senior, attempts a shot under the basket against Rogers Heritage during the second half on Tuesday at Rogers Heritage.

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Julia Garrard, right, a Bentonville senior, takes a shot Tuesday in the lane as Springdale Har-Ber senior Tayleah Neal, left, defends during the first half of play at Har-Ber in Springdale.

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