The first road trip of the year was not a friendly one for Clearwater-Orchard.
The Cyclone boys and girls both fell to Chambers/Wheeler Central on Friday in Chambers. The girls started things off, battling the Renegades throughout, but falling 54-36.
Katie Stearns was masterful in leading the Cyclones with her 16 points and eight rebounds. Brooklynn Chipps added seven points and seven rebounds while Grace Rittscher added five points.
In the boys game, the Cyclones battled deep into the game, setting up a great finish but ultimately falling 47-42.
Jacob Long and Ryan Wilhelm led O-C with 12 points each, with Blake Hoke adding 10. Wilhelm also hauled in nine rebounds. Liam Odell added eight boards and Chris Kester accounted for seven.