Girls Basketball: Daegu, Humphreys will be Korea tourney favorites

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CAMP WALKER, South Korea – For the second straight year, the Daegu girls basketball team can call itself Korea Blue Division regular-season champion.

Bethani Newbold scored 27 points, Ariel Harvey chipped in with 10 and Jya Van had 11 rebounds and blocked 10 shots as the Warriors romped 62-38 on senior day Saturday at home against Osan.

Coupled with Humphreys’ 45-8 home win against Yongsan, the Warriors and Blackhawks each finished 9-1 in the regular season.

But Daegu edged out Humphreys for the regular-season title based on point differential. The Warriors beat the Blackhawks 45-42 on Dec. 11 at home, then lost at Humphreys 38-37 on Jan. 11.

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