ALTA - The Alta-Aurelia girls grabbed an early lead and held on during a 20-point 4th quarter by their opponent to eke out a 40-38 Twin Lakes Conference win here over Laurens-Marathon on Tuesday.
Taler Stanton was the only Warrior in double figures, as she netted 11 points to pace the team in scoring. Val Hernandez led the Warriors on the boards with eight rebounds and Katie Turnquist chipped in with seven. Christena Heschke had a head's up game on defense, as she stole three passes and blocked two shots. The junior also had three boards and dished out two assists.
The Warriors, now 2-5, host Prairie Valley Friday night in another conference match-up.