MASON, W.Va. — Games are won and lost in the fourth quarter.
The Meigs girls basketball team earned the 47-44 victory over the host Lady White Falcons Saturday finishing the game on a 13-to-8 run.
The Lady Marauders (3-8) out scored Wahama (1-8) 21-18 in the first half but the Lady White Falcons answered with an 18-to-13 run in the third period to take the lead. Meigs rallied back and out scored WHS by five points in the fourth period to take the 47-44 win.
Meigs was led by junior Brittany Krautter with 21 points and Morgan Russell with 10. Delilah Fish chipped in with six points, Kelsey Hudson added five, Tess Phelps marked three and Ally Maxson rounded out the MHS scoring with two points. Phelps and Russell led Meigs with eight rebounds apiece.
Sierra Carmichael led WHS with 14 points, followed by Kelsey Zuspan with 11 and Mackenzie Gabritsch with seven. Bunni Peters notched six points, Rachel Roque added four and Paige Gardner rounded out the Lady White Falcons scoring with two points.
Meigs shot 12-of-23 (52.2 percent) from the free throw line, while Wahama was 7-of-17 (41.2 percent). Krautter hit all three of the Lady Marauders three-pointers, while Zuspan made Wahama’s lone triple.