Windom 21-25 = 46 Luverne 40-26 = 66 The Windom girls basketball team got off to a slow start and never recovered Friday, falling 66-46 at Luverne.
The Cardinals started the game with a 15-4 run and led by 19 at halftime. Windom committed 31 turnovers in the game.
Maurissa Isaacs led the Eagles with 23 points. Pauge Vancura and Autumn Hauge each scored seven.
Wabasso 25-26 = 51 RRC 16-17 = 33 Turnovers and poor shooting doomed the Red Rock Central girls basketball team Saturday as Wabasso claimed a 51-33 victory over the Falcons at Lamberton.
The Rabbits closed the first half with a 12-0 run, taking a nine-point halftime lead. RRC was unable to close the gap in the second half as the Rabbits' pressure defense forced 23 Falcon turnovers in the game.
Haley Simonson led RRC with 10 points. Vanessa Kedl added eight points.
Luverne 36-27 = 63 WWG 13-15 = 28 Westbrook-Walnut Grove struggled to generate offense Saturday, taking a 63-28 loss to Luverne at Westbrook.
Luverne forced the Chargers into 33 turnovers and WWG shot just 8-of-35 from the field.
Grace Woelber led WWG with 10 points. Alli VandeKieft added eight points.
Madelia 14-24 = 38 MLA 45-20 = 65 Mt. Lake Area's defense set the tone early, helping the Wolverines build a 31-point halftime lead on their way to a 65-38 win over Madelia Friday in Mt. Lake.
MLA's pressure defense forced numerous turnovers in the first half, setting up scoring chances on the fast break.
Jenneel Rodney led the Wolverines with 14 points and 10 rebounds. Taylor Naas scored 12 points and Sophie Carrison added 10 in the win.
Next games: Check for updates after each game. Windom: at St. James, Jan. 9 MLA: vs. Ellsworth (at Mt. Lake), Jan. 9 RRC: at SWC (Edgerton), Jan. 9 WWG: vs. HLO (at Westbrook), Jan. 9