The Bishop LeBlond Golden Eagles led 33-24 over the Benton Cardinals at the halftime break in the 89th Savannah Tournament and held on for a 59-54 win on Monday night.
Benton was able to take command heading into the fourth quarter, thanks to a 14-3 run in the third, but couldn't close the deal.
Benton is back in action on Tuesday afternoon at 4 p.m. against Chillicothe, while LeBlond will take Tuesday off and get ready for Chillicothe on Wednesday.
Bishop LeBlond (Girls) 18 - Chillicothe 48
Staley 52 (Girls) - Central (JV) 10
Platte Valley Invitational:
Union Star (Boys) 17 - SJC 77
N.E. Nodaway (Girls) 42 - SJC 33
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