Falls City High responded admirably after a tough three-point loss to Maryville (MO) in the first round of the Bishop LeBlond Holiday tournament held this past weekend in St. Joe.
The Lady Tigers held off Rock Port (MO), 34-32, Monday morning to take home the consolation trophy and improved their overall record to 3-5. FC junior Sydney Armbruster finished with a team-high 18 points.
FC easily defeated Mid-Buchanan, 51-35, in their second round game behind senior Brooke Scheitel’s career day. Scheitel nailed five 3-pointers and finished with a career-high 22 points to lift the Lady Tigers. Freshman Alyssa Frederick added 10 points.
Rock Port (6-2) – 13-2-6-11– 32
Falls City (3-5) –13-5-9-7– 34
RP — Lahue 3, Burke 9, Taya Lewis 20.
FC — Scheitel 7, Frederick 3, Sydney Armbruster 18, Vrtiska 4, Bauman 2.