The McDonald County girls basketball team continues to search for that elusive first victory as the Lady Mustangs fell to the Southwest Lady Trojans, 50-26, on Monday.
Makayla Mitchell was a thorn in the Lady Mustangs’ side all evening as she helped the Lady Trojans build a 30-14 lead by halftime. Mitchell finished the game with 16 points.
Sarah Rickman scored 11 points for the Lady Mustangs while Preslea Reece chipped in nine, Dani Pierce four and Kali Hodson two.
McDonald County fell to 0-5. The Lady Mustangs entertain Saint Mary’s-Colgan at 6 p.m. today.
The junior varsity game, which lasted two quarters, went McDonald County’s way, 17-13. Baili Nelson led the Lady Mustangs with 10 points.