The varsity girls basketball team shot only 16% from the field in the first half at home Saturday against Wayne and trailed 39-19 at the half. The 2nd half saw the Lady Elks fall behind by as many as 26 points, but the girls kept playing hard and ended up losing, 65-51.
Junior Amy Velasco led the Elks with 20 points, Cotie McMahon added 15 and Kendal George 12. The varsity is now 13-7 overall and 8-3 in the GWOC American.
The Freshmen team beat Wayne, 56-49, and the JV team also won, 45-34.
The Elks are back in action on Wednesday, February 4th at home vs. Fairmont with the Freshmen playing at 4:30 pm, JV at 6:00 pm and the varsity at 7:30 pm.