No. 4 Rockets ground Lady Cats for second-consecutive season

The No. 7 Lady Cat basketball squad (2-1) had their first setback of the season, losing their opening road game of the season to the No. 4 Wellington Lady Rockets, 40-48.
Last season, the Lady Cats struggled out of the gate against the Rockets before eventually losing a 1-point contest. This year’s rematch played out in much the same way.
Canadian and Wellington were caught in a defensive struggle through the first frame, which ended in a 4-3 advantage to the Lady Rockets—a score more akin to soccer or hockey than two top-10 basketball teams.
“The first quarter doomed us without a doubt,” said Head Coach Kevin Richardson. “We have to…

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