COVINGTON – The Franklin Monroe girls basketball team lost 57-46 to Covington in Cross County Conference action.
Franklin Monroe led 12-11 through one quarter, but Covington took a 25-19 lead into halftime. The Buccs extended their lead to 35-24 in the third quarter. Both teams scored 22 fourth quarter points for the 57-46 final score.
Chloe Brumbaugh led Franklin Monroe with 17 points and 11 rebounds in the loss. Also for the Lady Jets, Corina Conley scored 11 points, Audrey Cable scored seven, Kennedy Morris scored seven, Belle Cable scored two, and Chloe Peters scored two.
Samantha Whiteman led Covington with a game-high 23 points. Also for the Buccaneers, Jordan Crowell scored 12 points, Tori Lyle scored seven, Justice Warner scored six, Addison Metz scored four, Lexie Long scored three, and Kelsey McReynolds scored two.