The Spartans were in complete control after three quarters but a furious 17-6 run by the host Loveland Tigers left the Spartans just short in a heartbreaking 34-33 loss.
Girls JV Basketball
The Spartans played arguably their best half of the year at Madeira as Katelyn Randall scored 15 of her game high 24 points in the 1st half. The Spartans went on to roll to a 51-33 victory.
The JV Spartans shutout the host Anderson Redskins in the 4th quarter and finished the game on a 9-0 run to defeat their neighborhood rivals, 30-24.
The JV Spartans opened the New Year with a commanding 35-17 win over Withrow. Both teams shook the rust off in the 1st as both teams were tied at 6-6. Audrey Robinson had a basket and a pair of free throws while Corinne Nikolai added a basket as well. Olivia Hamilton scored 10 of her game high 19 points in the 2nd quarter while Corinne Nikolai added another basket to go with 4 for 4 from the charity stripe. The Spartans led 22-9 at halftime.