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Girls Basketball: Fatima 67, Russellville 59

Girls Basketball: Fatima 67, Russellville 59

February 13th, 2018 by News Tribune in Sports Prep

WESTPHALIA, Mo. — The Fatima Lady Comets defeated the Russellville Lady Indians 67-59 on Monday night in Show-Me Conference play.

Russellville led 16-9 after one quarter before Fatima rallied to cut the deficit to 29-27 at the half. Fatima outscored Russellville 21-11 in the third quarter to take a 48-40 lead.

Lauren Brandt finished with 14 points for Fatima (17-7), while Courtney Wolfe added 13. Ally Bonnot and Alyssa Struemph each scored 11 points for the Lady Comets.

Skylar Potts led four Russellville players in double figures with 13 points. Allison Schrimpf, Ally Harris and Jayla Volkart all added 10.

Russellville (16-8, 3-4 Show-Me) will play Thursday at Tuscumbia to wrap up its regular season schedule. Fatima (17-7, 6-1 Show-Me) will close its regular season Thursday at home against Linn.