The Lady Cats Basketball Team got back on the court, Saturday afternoon, January 31. They hosted the Ste. Genevieve Hunters. Ste. Genevieve nailed the conference victory, 54-42 over the Cats.
The Hunters (15-2) built a 20-13 lead in the first quarter and improved it to 34-21 at the half.
The third quarter saw the visitors increase their lead to 50-32. Fredericktown staged a strong comeback effort in the fourth quarter behind a stingy defense which kept Ste. Genevieve scoreless for nearly four minutes.
Kylie Oertel finished with a team-high 15 points for the Cats. Lauren Henderson scored 11 points to go with eight rebounds. Other scoring for the Cats: Laut 4, McDowell 4, Stevens 3, Ward 3, Moser 2. Allison McDowell added five assists for the Lady Cats.
Monday night, the Lady Cats lost at Farmington, 73-31.