Girls basketball roundup: Mishicot nips Wrightstown

Girls basketball roundup: Mishicot nips Wrightstown

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Girls basketball roundup: Mishicot nips Wrightstown

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Morgan Melichar’s layup with five seconds remaining in the game lifted the Mishicot girls basketball team to a 60-59 win over visiting Wrightstown in an Olympian Conference contest on Thursday night.

The Indians were trailing by nine entering the fourth quarter, but outscored the Tigers 24-14 in the final eight minutes to snatch the victory.

Melichar and Kaitlyn Schetter each finished the game with a team-high 18-points. Schetter’s 18 points came courtesy of six 3-pointers.

Maria Endries added 17 points to go along with 11 rebounds.

Mishicot (2-10, 1-9 OC) travels to league-leading Reedsville tonight.

Wrightstown14 20 11 14
— 59


Mishicot10 18 8 24 — 60

Wrightstown — Linzmeier 1, Murphy 17, Nenning 7, Tanck 10, Verbeten 2, Hansen 19, Klister 3. 3-pt: Murphy 2, Nenning, Hansen 2. FT: 18-26. Fouls: 19.

Mishicot — Schetter 18, Elders 4, Endries 17, Melichar 18, Hutterer 3. 3-pt: Schetter 6, Melichar. FT: 15-19. Fouls: 19.

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