Second-half spurt by Central too much for Buena Vista to overcome

Buena Vista led 40-39 at the half, but it was Central going on a 31-10 run to begin the second half to help the Dutch claim an 81-63 victory in an Iowa Conference game on Wednesday night in Pella.

Freshman Sidney Beckman had a career night in a losing effort for the Beavers, scoring a career-best 21 points to go along with a career-high three steals. She made 3-of-7 attempts from long range and 4-of-5 at the free throw line.

Shelby Wiederhoeft made all eight of her free throws and followed with 16 points and seven rebounds.

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