Mendota hung tough with Rock Falls for a half before the Lady Rockets pulled away in the second half to post a 65-55 Big Northern Conference win over the Lady Trojans on Jan. 15 at the MHS gym.
Three MHS players hit double figures, led by Amy Devitt with 16 points. Brooke Carroll was next with 15 tallies and Karly Near added 10. Devitt handled 12 rebounds.
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The Lady Trojans got out of the gate in fine fashion but sputtered after that and fell by a 54-39 count at Oregon in BNC play on Jan. 18.
Near led Mendota (14-7, 3-5) with 12 points as she converted four three-pointers. Ally Bromenschenkel added 11 markers.
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