Blossoms top Loyla girls

Published 11:44 pm Monday, February 1, 2010

The Blooming Prairie defense had its way as it topped the Mankato Loyola girls basketball team 48-37 in BP Monday.

The Awesome Blossoms (10-8 overall, 6-4 Gopher) led 23-19 and they held Loyola (2-15 overall) to 31 percent (17-for-55) shooting from the field.

BP scoring: Erica Manske, 12; Marie Morem, 10; Jordan Noble, 9; Kelli Naatz, 8; Whitney Burt, 4; Yasmine Smith, 4; Janelle Morem, 1; free throws: 39 percent (19-for-49); free throws: 58 percent (7-for-12); rebounds: 27 (Manske, 8)