Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Demonettes Breeze Past Del Norte.(Sports)

Byline: Will Webber Journal Staff Writer

For Ron Drake and his Santa Fe High girls basketball team, Thursday's District 2AAAAA showdown with visiting Del Norte wasn't supposed to be as easy it looked.

Getting 16 points from Sue McIntosh and 15 from Katie Doherty, the Demonettes (11-6, 2-2) rolled over the Knights, 53-39. Del Norte spotted Santa Fe a quick 19-7 lead near the end of the first quarter and never recovered, allowing the Demonettes to pick up an all-important win at home.

After dropping two of their first three district games, the Demonettes dominated nearly every facet of Thursday's game. They outshot, outhustled and outplayed the Knights while enjoying a big lead most of the game. …

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