Mt. Vernon’s girls basketball team lost 53-48 on the road against Highland on Tuesday night.
Kelby Kujawa and Aaliyah Palmer led the team with 14 points each. Hannah Owens finished with 13. Courtney Scarbrough had three. Claire Ryan and Natalie Williamson both had a bucket.
Highland jumped out to an 8-0 start and took a 14-11 lead into the second quarter. Highland extended its lead to 26-17 at halftime and had a 40-26 edge going into the fourth.
The loss dropped the Lady Rams to 16-5 this season.