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Girls Basketball: Owensville 61, Fatima 59

Girls Basketball: Owensville 61, Fatima 59

December 2nd, 2013 in News

WESTPHALIA - The Owensville Dutchgirls outscored the Fatima Lady Comets 19-16 in the fourth quarter to rally for a 61-59 win Monday night.

Owensville took a 17-15 lead after one quarter and each team scored 16 in the second to send the Dutchgirls into intermission with a 33-31 advantage. Fatima had a 12-9 edge in the third quarter to take a 43-42 lead, but couldn't hang on.

Morgan Brandt led the Lady Comets (0-1) with 18 points, while Kate Massman added 14 and Sammey Bunch chipped in with 11.

Hailey Diestelkamp pumped in a game-high 21 to lead Owensville (3-0) to the victory.

Fatima will return to action Monday at St. Elizabeth.