On Monday, November 13th, the St. Mary’s Lady Rockets hosted the Owensville Lady Kickapoos. In the 8th grade game, St. Mary’s defeated Owensville, 40 - 28. St. Mary’s led 5 - 4 at the end of the first quarter; 13 - 12 at halftime; and 31 - 14 at the end of the third quarter. St. Mary’s outscored Owensville 18 – 2 in the third quarter to help secure the win. Savannah Zimmerman scored 18 points to lead St. Mary’s in scoring. Mady Young added 12 points, Olivia Stinson 6 points, and Emma Keepes 4 points. Owensville was led in scoring by Maddie Kautzman with 16 points.
The Lady Rockets defeated the Lady Kickapoos in the 7th grade game, 23 - 12. The Lady Rockets led 9 - 0 at the end of the first quarter; 17 - 0 at halftime; and 19 - 10 at the end of the third quarter. Eden Wankel led St. Mary’s in scoring with 6 points. Lindy Rafferty added 4 points, Nora Jones 4 points, Lauren Hall 2 points, Anna Gill 2 points, Mady Young 2 points, Madison Stevens 2 points, and Lexi Stevens 1 point. Also seeing playing time were Olivia Trimble, Nevada Brown, Sarah McCorkle, Kali Walker, and Ava Turner.
St. Mary’s will be back home on Friday, November 17th, hosting Jasper Grade School in WEAA Conference action. The 7th grade game will begin at 6:00 pm, with the 8th grade game to follow.