Bishopâ€™s Lady Broncos basketball team kicked off its 2012-13 season on the road against the tough Division 3A Burroughs Burros of Ridgecrest.
The Broncos lost 41-51but started strong in the first quarter. Tamia Shoshone, Brooke Callahan and Shiloh Smith led the scoring effort.
Katelyn Lent dropped in 7 points in the second quarter with Callahan and Smith contributing 2 each. The Broncos defense was worn down by the more than ample subs from the Burroughs bench.
Although the Broncos out-scored the Burros in the second half, they were just out-manned by the home team bench.
The Broncos return to action after the Thanksgiving holiday with their home opener against the Lady Mustangs of Mojave at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30.
Katelyne Lent: 9 pts., 6 steals, 2 blocks, 2 rebounds, 1 assist
Shiloh Smith: 15 pts., 9 rebounds, 3 blocks, 3 steals, 3 assists
Brooke Callahan: 6 pts., 11 ebounds, 2 blocks, 2 steals
Tamia Shoshone: 11 pts., 9 rebounds, 3 steals, 1 assist