Lady Cougars battle Butte College
High scorer Haylee Shaffer drives to the basket. Shaffer scored 18 points for the Lady Cougars. Photo by Maddie Musante
Feb. 5 — The Lassen Community College women’s basketball team faced Butte College in a home game Thursday, Jan. 31. The Lady Cougars fell to Butte, 70-62.
Butte had the lead early on and ended the first half ahead of Lassen by 11 points. This set the tone for the rest of the game, as Butte remained in the lead until the end.
Lassen’s Haylee Shaffer played hard, putting 18 points on the board for the Lady Cougars and fouling out of the game in the last two minutes. Madison Bowler had 12 points. Lacey Smith and Erica Roberson each scored eight.
The Lady Cougar's next home game is against College of the Redwoods at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9.