Sara Hertwig
Evergreen's Claudia Dillon hugs Hannah Kennedy following their win during the girls 4A state championship game.
EHS beats South in second straight title game

DENVER — As the clock wound down at the Denver Coliseum on Saturday and Evergreen senior Baylee Galan-Browne dribbled the ball into the corner of the court, she couldn’t contain her excitement. When the final buzzer sounded, she jumped up and down out of pure joy.

The Cougars had defeated Pueblo South 46-38 in the final game for the second year in a row to become state champions.