The Okawville Lady Rockets dropped their first game of the season Saturday in the championship game of the Highland Tournament.
After beating O’Fallon 52-45 in the semifinal last Wednesday, the Lady Rockets were on the wrong end of a 53-47 score against Civic Memorial.
Okawville 52, O’Fallon 45
The Lady Rockets jumped out to a lead in the first quarter and never trailed in their win over O’Fallon in the semifinal.
Okawville shot well from beyond the arc, connecting on 6-of-11 three-pointers. They also hit 12-of-14 free throws to help ice the game.
Alayna Kraus poured in 21 points to lead her squad, and Briley Rhodes added 14 more. Megan Rennegarbe grabbed ten rebounds to go with her six points, and Raelyn Obermeier finished with nine points.
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