JUNIOR HIGH SPORTS
Varsity Girls Basketball Sectional Final 2/9/13
February 10, 2013Monroe Central Jr.- Sr. High School
Written By The Star Press--Monroe Central falls in overtime
Monroe Central’s season ended in the championship game of the Class A Southern Wells Sectional. The Golden Bears forced overtime against the Raiders, but were then shut out in the extra period in a 41-36 loss.
Mikaela McGrath scored a team-high 12 points for Monroe Central, including a basket with about four seconds remaining in regulation to force overtime.
Monroe Central finished the season with a 7-15 record, including a run to the sectional title game that included Friday’s upset victory over Daleville.
“Since county tourney, we’ve been telling the girls that they’ve been playing well enough to win, we just needed to figure out how to finish,” coach Jeff Tharp said.