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Columbia, Gibault girls post Thursday night wins

By on November 30, 2012 at 9:52 am
Gibault’s Lauren Prader sets up a play against Waterloo’s Hope Elliot in a game earlier this season. (Mark Hodapp photo)

It was a victorious evening of high school basketball for area girls teams on Thursday. Both Columbia and Gibault posted road wins.

The Eagles (6-0) defeated Wesclin (2-6), 48-38. Columbia senior forward Savannah Wittenbrink led the team with 17 points and 10 rebounds; fellow classmate and Eagle point guard Calli Germain posted 11 points and six assists.

Meanwhile, the Gibault Lady Hawks (4-2) beat New Athens (4-2), 44-34. Gibault upperclassmen Kendra Davis and Alyssa Ramage led the Hawks with 12 points. Kelly Kapp and Lauren Prader each had nine points on the night.

On the down side, the Waterloo High School girls basketball team (2-3) fell to Civic Memorial (4-3) on the road, 55-25. The Red Bud girls (2-3) also fell on the road, losing 70-48 to Carlyle (7-1). The Dupo girls (0-4) fell to Marissa (2-2), 53-23.

Valmeyer plays at Metro East Lutheran on Friday at 6:15 p.m.

Teryn Schaefer

Teryn was born and raised in Waterloo, growing up watching local sports and Mon-Clair baseball. She is a graduate of the University of Missouri Journalism School and loves cheering on her Tigers any chance she gets.