The Diamond girls basketball team opened their season on Monday with a 38-29 road loss at Lamar.
The Lady Tigers jumped out to an early lead and never looked back. The Lady Wildcats, sporting a young team this season, were plagued by turnovers in the game, which helped the Lady Tigers stay in front.
Cady Littlefield led the Lady Wildcats offensively with six points. Meanwhile, teammates Maghen Dresslaer and Macie Seward had five points apiece.
Diamond returns to the floor on Monday where they’ll host Sarcoxie in the Diamond Tournament at 7:30 p.m.
Jasper and McAuley will tip the tournament at 6 p.m.
Diamond’s boys, meanwhile, open their season on Monday at the Pierce City Tournament. They’ll face Exeter at 7:30 p.m.