Although the score doesn’t represent the outcome, the Lady Panthers got a moral victory last Saturday against the Lewis Cass. The game was close throughout the game. The girls of Cass were able to make free throws late in the game and pull away with a 64-48 victory. Stats for the Panthers are: Tessa Sanders 13 points 12 rebounds, Clair Lechner 9 points, and Kaylee Penning with 8 points.
Western played an outstanding game of team basketball last night against the Lady Trojans of Tri-Central. At one time, Tri-Central had a 14 point lead over the Lady Panthers. The Panthers were able to knock down open shots and force turnovers late to trim the lead to six. With less than a minute to play, the Panthers hit a three to cut the lead to three. The girls were able to make a defensive stop and got a open shot to tie the game that just raddled out. Panthers lost 56-53. Stats for the Panthers were: Hayley Mills 14 points, Sarah Connolly 7 points, Tessa Sanders 14 points 9 rebounds