Galena girls go into overtime, beat visiting Monroe


Photo by Paul Apfelbeck

Romay Harris dominates the court during the game against Monroe.

By NICOLE SMART, staff writer

The Galena Lady Hawks beat the Monroe Lady Rams on Friday and Saturday night (Feb. 6 and 7) in the SHS gym.

On Friday night, the Lady Hawks went into overtime with the Lady Rams. The final score was 57-46.

In the overtime, the Lady Hawks had won because of three free-throw attempts in which every shot was made. The successful free throws were made by Sarah Buchanan, Romay Harris, and Kiana Korta. Sarah and Kiana made scored two points; Romay scored three. There was also a last-minute shot made by Romay Harris.

Saturday night’s final score was 38-36.

During the Saturday night games, it was a close game, with the score going back and forth throughout the contest.

Friday Night
24 points by Romay Harris
22 points by Sarah Buchanan
6 points by Kiana Korta
5 points by Courtney Carlo

Saturday Night
12 points by Romay Harris
12 points by Sarah Buchanan
5 points by Courtney Carlo
4 points by Julia Riddle
3 points by Nicole Smart
2 points by Carolyn Sam