First-quarter burst carries Van Buren to win over Siloam Springs girls

Harrison also gets victory over Lady Panthers

Photo courtesy of Krystal Elmore Emily Keehn looks for her shot in a home game against Van Buren on Jan. 23.
Photo courtesy of Krystal Elmore Emily Keehn looks for her shot in a home game against Van Buren on Jan. 23.

SILOAM SPRINGS -- Van Buren coach Michael Kinney said his team needed to get off to a hot start against Siloam Springs.

The Lady Pointers did just that with a 14-1 first quarter on the way to a 53-23 5A-West Conference road win Jan.