Prep Girls Basketball
LHS picks up league win
MILTON-FREEWATER — The La Grande girls basketball team beat McLoughlin 62-30 Tuesday, picking up its fifth straight win in Greater Oregon League play.
According to head coach Doug Girdner, the Tigers played a really focused 25 minutes of basketball.
“Now we need to get that up to 32 minutes,” he said. “We did a good job coming out in the first quarter this time. We’ve been slow at the start of the last couple of games.”
Kylin Collman scored a game-high 15 points and Auslin McDaniel-Perrin ended with 12. Haley White beat her previous game’s season-high score and finished the night with 10 points.
For McLoughlin, Amber Wells ended with 10 points, Makia Carlson scored eight and Mackenzie Fite finished with four.
La Grande (14-5 overall, 5-0 GOL) will travel to Ontario (6-16 overall, 3-1 GOL) for its final league game starting at 5:30 p.m. Friday.