Autumn Bartel scored 17 points and Jess Hunecke added 10 as 11th-ranked and unbeaten Cherokee cruised past Alta 74-33 in a nonconference game played on Saturday night at Alta.
Cherokee jumped out to a 26-7 lead after the first quarter. The Braves led 43-19 at halftime and 67-24 heading into the fourth period of play.
Maggie Lichtenberg scored 16 points to lead Alta, now 1-13 overall. Megan Bishop added seven points.
Johanna Grieme grabbed seven rebounds to lead Alta, while Lichtenberg and Bishop each had five.
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