Whitko 45, Churubusco 40
CHURUBUSCO – Whitko’s girls varsity team won its first game of the season Saturday, turning back the host Lady Eagles, 45-40.
Whitko held a 11-10 lead after the first quarter and then outscored the Lady Eagles 14-5 in the second frame to take a 25-15 lead at halftime.
The margin was 12 points heading into the final frame, but a comeback bid by the Lady Eagles fell short in the end.
Lakewood Park 47, Churubusco 28
AUBURN – Churubusco’s girls basketball team was outmatched early, and lost its season opener, 47-28, to Lakewood Park.
The Lady Eagles struggled to hit any shots early in the game. Lakewood Park led 7-0 after a scrappy first quarter. Churubusco trailed 26-5 at the half.
The Lady Eagles added 22 points in the second half, but failed to comeback from the deficit.
Compiled by Justin Hunter