Finals Underway at Highland Girls Tournament


Published on January 25 2014 11:00 am
Last Updated on January 25 2014 11:00 am
Written by Greg Sapp

The finals are underway at the Highland Girls Tournament.

The Teutopolis Lady Shoes will play in the third place game after falling Friday night to Belleville West, 48-35.

The game was tied at 6-6 after one quarter, but Belleville West had a 17-13 halftime edge and led the game 29-24 after three quarters.  West outscored the Lady Shoes 19-11 in the final period to win by 13.

Madeline Hartke led the Lady Shoes with 13 points while Cierra Thompson was also in double figures with 10 points.  Also for T-Town: Jessica Schumacher four, and Hannah Bueker, Danielle Repking, Haley Giles, and Anna Hartke with two points apiece.

Teutopolis will take on Breese Mater Dei for third place today at 1pm.  Nokomis is underway against O'Fallon for the consolation championship, Nashville will take on Highland in the fifth place game at 11:30am, and Breese Central will play Belleville West for the tournament championship at 2:30pm.