3/4/2013 9:16:00 AM Crusaders knock out Wolverine girls
MLA 07-18 = 25 Loyola 17-21 = 39 A low-scoring, defensive-minded game resulted in the Mt. Lake Area girls basketball team seeing the season come to an end with a 39-25 loss to top-seeded Mankato Loyola in the Section 2A playoffs Friday at Mankato.
The Crusaders held the Wolverines to seven first-half points, building a 10-point advantage.
The Wolverines tried to battle back in the second half, but Loyola was able to turn away the Wolverines thanks to tight defensive pressure.
Janessa Peters led the Wolverines with 12 points and six rebounds. Paige Brown added six points and nine rebounds in the loss.