Galax starts slow, falls 52-45

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By Ben Bomberger, Reporter

The only win Galax girls varsity basketball team had all night was the opening tip-off Friday at home. Bland County came into town and took a Mountain Empire District win 52-45.

The Maroon Tide (1-3 MED, 5-9 overall) managed only five points in the first quarter and could never recover. The Bears (3-1, 6-9) opened the game with a 6-0 run. During the run Bland’s Laurel Hankins scored four points and had one assist.

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