The Kitty Kats got singed playing away against the Runge Lady Jackets, 48-50 on Jan. 7.
Junior Rylann Williams said, “We started out slow.”
At the half Yorktown was down by one point, 16-17. In the third period one of Runge’s players scored 16 points before Yorktown made the adjustment to shut her down limiting her to three points in the fourth in free throws.
Yorktown coach Bruno Mata said, “We took Runge for granted and it came back to bite us.
The fourth period the Kitty Kats outscored Runge 19-10 but ultimately lost 48-50.
Junior Reagan Cunningham said, “We fought hard but we were not focused in the beginning.”
Yorktown (1-1, 2-11) will face Falls City (1-0, 6-3) at home Jan. 10.
Score stats: Morgan Campos 8, Danielle Penn 11, Laycee Guerrero 4, Kelsey Lynch 4, Rylann Williams 11, Emily Gwosdz 10.