The Okawville Junior High Lady Rockets won twice in three games over the last week.
Okawville 41, St. Ann 12
The Junior Lady Rockets started the week with a 41-12 win over St. Ann Nashville in the Okawville Tournament last Tuesday.
An 8-0 run by Okawville in the second quarter put the Lady Rockets in control, and the Lady Saints were unable to chip away at that lead in the second half.
Addison Hasheider led the way for OJHS with eight points. Brynn Rhodes and Caroline Tepe went for six points apiece, Lillian Helbig scored five, Emma Borgmann and Schae Juenger had four points apiece, and Kate Borrenpohl, Rylan Senior, Kaylie Behrmann, and Kenley Hackstadt each chipped in two points.
Nashville 26, Okawville 13
Okawville was on the wrong end of 26-13 score against Nashville last Friday at the Okawville Tournament.
Nashville pulled away in the third quarter on the strength of a 10-2 run in the third quarter, and the Junior Lady Rockets could not overcome that deficit.
Rhodes paced Okawville with eight points, Hackstadt and Behrmann finished with two points apiece, and Tepe rounded out the scoring with one point.
Nashville was the winner of the Okawville Girls Basketball Tournament.
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