Mississinawa Valley girls basketball team loses to Fort Loramie

SIDNEY – The Mississinawa Valley girls basketball team lost its Ohio High School Athletic Association sectional tournament opener 71-20 to Fort Loramie on Wednesday.

Fort Loramie took a 19-7 first quarter lead and led 38-12 at halftime. Loramie extended its lead to 58-14 in the third quarter en route to the 71-20 win.

With the loss Mississinawa Valley ended its season with a 4-19 record. It also was the final high school basketball game for MV’s lone senior, Leslie Dirksen.