The Munroe basketball team went 1-2 last week in opening season action but the team did manage to pick up the win where it mattered most.
LIBERTY CO. 52 - MUNROE 32
Munroe lost its season opener at Liberty County by a 52-32 score although the halftime score was tied at 19-19. A four point third quarter by Munroe doomed the Lady Cats, while the Bulldogs scored 16. They were also outscored in the fourth quarter 17-9.
Leading in scoring for the Lady Cats was Kadejah Glynn with 10 points followed by Anna Jones with nine.
POPLAR SPRINGS 56 - MUNROE 29
A close first quarter opened up in the second as Poplar Springs went on to beat Munroe 56-29. Maddey Pappadakis led with nine points, followed by Kadejah Glynn with eight.
MUNROE 43 - TALLAVANA 40
Glynn and Pappadakis scored nine points each and Anna Jones hit a key three-pointer for Munroe to defeat Tallavana Christian in district competition.
Karleebeth Perkins and Jones each added eight rebounds.
For Tallavana, J. Scott led all scorers with 22 points and Taniah Lockwood added 15.