Girls fall to City in overtime

The Women of Troy last faced the Little Hawks at the 2018 Girls State Basketball Championships. After beating City last year, an electric West crowd traveled to City High on Friday, Dec. 7 to witness a rematch against the two teams. The stands were jam-packed as the two teams battled against each other. Going into the second half, West trailed City 26-36. As the last half of the game progressed, West closed the gap separating them. Going into the fourth quarter, City was in the lead by three points, 40-43. The fourth quarter consisted of the teams going back and forth with regards to who was on top. West and City ended the fourth quarter tied at 54 and headed into overtime. In a tight game, City ultimately defeated West 57-64.

Next week, the Women of Troy will host Dubuque Senior High School on Tuesday, Dec. 11 and will travel to Linn-Mar for a girls and boys doubleheader on Friday, Dec. 14.