Lady Rockets Season Ends With Loss To Bluford

On Wednesday, January 17th, the St. Mary’s Lady Rockets traveled to Jasper Grade School (Fairfield) to take on the Bluford Lady Trojans in second round play of the SIJHSAA Region 8 Tournament. St. Mary’s season was ended with a 37 – 34 loss to Bluford.

St. Mary’s led 9 - 6 at the end of the first quarter; the game was tied at 18 at halftime; and St. Mary’s trailed 32 – 29 at the end of the third quarter. Olivia Stinson scored 11 points to lead St. Mary’s in scoring. Savannah Zimmerman added 9 points, Mady Young 8 points, Eden Wankel 4 points, and Emma Keepes 2 points. E. Marlow had 14 points for the Lady Trojans.

St. Mary’s 8th grade team finished their season with a Win / Loss record of 10 – 10. The Lady Rockets look forward to 2018 – 2019 season.