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Lady Blue Devils Capture Mountain Six Tournament Title


Last updated 2/24/2020 at 3:48pm

Last Wednesday, the Brevard Lady Blue Devils erased an eight-point, fourth-quarter deficit to defeat Franklin, 44-42, and win the Mountain Six Conference tournament. It was the first conference tournament title for Brevard since 1990 and secured them a first-round playoff game at home on Tuesday against East Surry. (Photos courtesy of Wendy Berry)

What was already a great season became historically great for the Brevard Lady Blue Devils last Wednesday, as they delivered a come-from-behind victory to win their first conference tournament title in 30 years.

After rolling past Pisgah, 55-35, in the semifinals, Brevard faced Franklin for the Mountain Six tournament crown.

The Panthers led nearly the entire game, holding a 30-22 advantage going into the fourth quarter.

But Brevard wouldn't be denied, as they got hot from floor and poured in 22 points to edge out a 44-42 victory.

Tristen Berry led the way with 20 points, including fi...

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