Local High School Basketball Scoreboard-Monday, December 16

Girls...
The first round of the Peoples Bank Tournament at Sullivan is in the books...
Owensiville beat Farmington 62-54. Hailey Diestelkamp scored 24 for the Dutchgirls.
Sullivan Downed Cuba 49-35. Aley Lucas drained 13 with Taylor Lucas adding 12.
Borgia had no problem with Pattonville 58-25. Janie Arand dropped in 18 followed by Kaylee Heggemann with 12 and Emily Grahl with 10.
Waynesville edged out Washington 50-48. Tiger Sophomore Kallie Bildner recorded a double/double with 25 points and 19 rebounds. Washington was paced by Paige Carpenter, Kyra Hardesty and Courtney Kedroski with 14 apiece.
The Tournament will resume Wednesday

Girls basketball away from the tournament...

Pacific posted a 72-57 win over Union. Meagan Wakefield scored 24 for Pacific and Kya Hill added 22. Bri Clark scored 24 for Union

St. James erupted in the second half for a 74-46 win over New Haven. Devin Fuhring scored 18 points and pulled down eight rebounds. Ashlee Marlatt and Shauna Rinehart scored 16 apiece. Alexis Uffmann scored 11 and dished out 11 assists.
New Haven was led by Rachel Steinhoff with 20 and Kayla Meyer with 12.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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SPORTS CORNER

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The Washington Seniors will play in the Central Plains Regional this week, despite taking second in the state tournament in Sedalia over the weekend. With Iowa unable to put together the required 12-man roster for the tournament, two teams from Missouri get to go.