Yorkville outlasted DeKalb in a game of runs. DeKalb held a 24-17 lead with 2:20 remaining before intermission. Yorkville went on an 8-0 run to take a 25-24 halftime lead. The run involved field goals by Madi Beetham, Lexi Meyer and Dana Malinowski and 2 free throws by Ellie Maaske. The Foxes scored the first 6 points of the second half to lead 32-24. DeKalb came back, outscoring the Foxes 12-1 for a 36-33 lead. A drive and dish by Ava Hanson keyed a Foxes run as the Foxes scored the next 8 points and would outscore DeKalb 22-4 for the 55-40 final. Lexi Meyer scored 22 points and had 4 assists and 8 rebounds. Dana contributed 14 points and had 9 rebounds. Lexi Sandon had 7 rebounds. Halle Jones and Dana each had 3 steals. Kiana Gaughan grabbed 3 big fourth quarter rebounds – five total. The Sophomores finish the season 20-5 and 12-1 in conference play.
- W 55 Yorkville High School
- 40 Dekalb High School
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