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DORSET — Long Trail girls basketball lost a close battle to Bellows Falls 48-42 on Saturday. The Mountain Lions forced the game to overtime, but were unable to come away with their second win of the season in a hard-fought battle.

Freshman Olivia Cole-Bugay led Long Trail with 19 points. Bellows Falls benefited from Julia Nystrom’s 20 point performance.

Long Trail (1-9) returns to the court at Poultney on Friday.

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Michael Mawson is the sports editor for Vermont News & Media. He obtained a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of New Hampshire in 2019. Michael was the sports editor of UNH’s student newspaper where he covered NCAA Division I athletics.


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