NASHVILLE — Mt. Vernon's girls basketball team opened the season with a 41-19 win over Okawville in the Nashville Tournament on Monday.
Hannah Owens led the Lady Rams with 19 points. Other scorers were: Clare Ryan six, Courtney Scarbrough eight, Miriam Hester four, Makiah Rush two and Ieisha Sanders two.
Mt. Vernon took a 22-7 lead into halftime after holding Okawville scoreless in the second quarter.