Lady Knights split two at SMSU

January 4, 2018

MCC’s Alyssa Groves gets tangled up with the Knights’ No. 1 Brooke Thomsen and Jackie Dressen on a rebound attempt.

By Jim Kopel
Tribute Sports

The RTR Lady Knights played two games at SMSU in Marshall over the Holi­day period. On Wednesday, Dec. 27, the Lady Knights ended their five-game los­ing streak with a 61-49 win over the Upsala Cardi­nals. On the morning com­mute on Thursday to play the MCC Rebels in a 10 a.m. game, the Rebels once again beat the Knights, 49- 43.
The Lady Knights jumped to a quick 17-2 ad­vantage in the first game of the week. Jackie Dres­sen had seven of the points while Jonni Biren added four points. At the nine-minute mark the score was 19-9…

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