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By Stephen McKay
Sports Writer 

Storm girls roll in MAC opener

Creek Valley uses strong first quarter in 58-34 victory


Stephen McKay

Creek Valley defenders, from left, Jessie Straber, Stefanie Mitchell and Hannah Schievelbein apply pressure in Monday night's game.

CHAPPELL – By being awarded a third seed in the 2015 MAC Tournament, the Creek Valley High girls' basketball team just may have the rest of the conference teams right where it wants them.

Powered by a first-quarter offensive explosion, the Storm found little trouble on their way to a first-round victory over sixth-seeded South Platte with a 58-34 win at the Thunder Dome on Monday night.

Last season, the top-seeded Storm were defeated by eventual champion Leyton in the semifinals. As the third seed in 2013, the Storm took the crown by upending Leyton in the finals.

That rivalry will be re...

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