Local sports roundup – January 8



Cougars fall on the road


West Washington held home court in a 68-58 victory against visiting Trinity Lutheran on Thursday.

The Senators built on a 14-13 lead after the first quarter by outscoring Trinity 24-9 before intermission.

Trinity fought back in the fourth quarter, managing 23 points, but it wasn’t enough to close the deficit.

Maddie Roark finished with 20 points to lead the Cougars and Morgan Gabbard chipped-in 17 behind three 3-pointers.

Abby Hackman led Trinity’s 26 total rebounds with eight boards.

The Cougars (10-7) travel to Southwestern (Hanover) on Saturday for an afternoon game.

Washington Catholic tops Medora


The Washington Catholic girls basketball game started off hot from the floor, taking a 26-11 at intermission before securing a 43-30 win against Medora on Tuesday.

Medora struggled putting points on the board through the first three quarters, posting 13 points, but exploded for 17 in the final eight minutes of play.

Freshman Kailen Flynn recorded 16 points to lead the Hornets and senior Carley McCammon added six.

Hannah Asby accounted for 20 points for Catholic while Kaitlyn Craney and Brooklyn Allen each posted eight.

The Hornets will host Dugger Union at 6:30 p.m. today.

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