The Casper College women's basketball team fell one win short in search if a bid to the national tournament as

Frank Gambino
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they were defeated by Western Nebraska 65-60 in Scottsbluff on Saturday night in the Region IX tournament final.. It was a rough shooting game for both teams as the T-Birds shot 33% from the floor and Western Nebraska was 30% from the field. Casper was outscored 18-11 in the 3rd quarter while the Cougars went 11-35 from 3 point land. Lucie Hoskova turned in another outstanding game for Casper College with 29 points on 11-25 from the field. Nerea Banea had 15 points and 17 rebounds as the Birds conclude the season at 26-8.