The Montevideo Thunder Hawks girls basketball team opened their season on Tuesday evening with a hard fought 44-41 loss to the Dawson/Boyd Blackjacks.

The Montevideo Thunder Hawks girls basketball team opened their season on Tuesday evening with a hard fought 44-41 loss to the Dawson/Boyd Blackjacks.

The game was close the first half, with neither team able to pull away. Monte led at half by a score of 21-20.

Monte was cold on offense to start the second half as the Blackjacks scored eight unanswered points to take a 29-21 lead. Monte fought back and kept the game close, briefly taking a one point lead near the end of the game.

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