The 7th and 8th Grade Lady Rocks Girls Basketball played at Shadyside on Monday, Dec. 12. The 7th Grade Girls are led by Coach Nick Bauman. The 8th Grade Girls are led by Coach Leslie Skinner.

The 7th Grade girls lost a close game, with a final score of 37-34. Brianna Bohandy was the high scorer with 14 points. Lauren Hanes and Makayla Patrick each scored 6 points, Ciara Bauman had 4 points and Blake Castello and Kayla Bunfill contributed 2 point each. The girls shot 0 for 3 from the Free Throw Line. Shadyside was led by Katie Heath with 20 points. She was 6 for 14 from the free throw line.

The 8th grade girls Won their 4th straight game of the season by a score of 45 23. Shadyside was 3 0 going into the game. The Rocks are now 4 0. Sydney Ralston led the team with 12 points. Shayla Markovich had 10 points and Avery Hanlon had 8 points. Blaire Thompson, who returned from an injured wrist, scored 6 points. Trista Newsom, Bailey Ramsay, Katie Jackson, and Nichole Farson all contributed 2 points. Caitlyn Toohey rounded out the scoring with 1 point. The Rocks were 5 for 16 from the free throw line, shooting 31.3%. Shadyside was led by Lexie Archer with 10 points and were held to 4 for 9 from the free throw line for 44.4%.

Next week both teams have a busy schedule. They host St. Clairsville on Monday and then Shadyside Thursday. Both games begin at 5:30 p.m.. Please come out and support your Lady Rocks basketball teams.