Girls Varsity Basketball · Lady Wildcats defeat Mater Dei 41-40

40 Mater Dei High School
41 Mount Vernon High School (Mt. Vernon)
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Mater Dei High School vs Mount Vernon High School (Mt. Vernon)
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The Lady Wildcats from Mt. Vernon battled a tough Mater Dei team and defeated the SIAC school 41-40. The Lady Cats matched the intensity and played tough defense down the stretch to seal the win. Leading the way was Paige Robinson with 16 points, Libby Steinhart added 13 points with 5 of 7 from the floor and locked up the Mater Dei guards defensively. Brooke Jackson owned the boards with 10 rebounds and 6 points, while battling the interior players of Mater Dei. Grace Thompson added 4 assists, while scoring a go ahead basket along with Bailee Hunsinger to seal the victory for the Lady Cats.