Girls 7th Grade Basketball · 7th grade Ladies win 2nd straight; 8th grade loses first game

Monroe Central hosted Union City in a pair of junior high games last night and split with the Lady Indians.

The 7th grade Lady Bears won against Union City, 19-18.

“The Lady Bears played an excellent game. They were able to handle a close game and get the win,” said Coach Emmarae Roberts who led MC to their 2nd straight win.

Leah Osbourne scored 9, Breanna Hale scored 4, Lydia Price scored 3, Kelsie Gaddis scored 2, and Caylie Newsome scored 1 point.

The 8th grade fell behind 15-4 at the half and lost for the first time in 17 games. Union City handed MC a 30-9 defeat.

These teams will meet again next weekend in the Randolph County Tourney. MC is on the road at Muncie South on Monday.