SPENCER – The Spencer girls basketball team opened its 2020-21 season with a 61-40 loss to Loyal in a Cloverbelt Conference East Division matchup Tuesday night at Spencer High School.
Heavyn Kind had 16 points, Zalexis Mannigel added nine and Rebecca Mlsna eight for the Rockets.
Paige Smith had a team-high 17 points, Katlyn Lindner scored 14 points and Savannah Schley added 13 for Loyal.
Spencer plays at Owen-Withee on Dec. 1, while Loyal is off until Dec. 3 at Marshfield Columbus Catholic.
Greyhounds 61, Rockets 40 LOYAL (61): Katlyn Lindner 14, Volena 1, Haven Peroshek 2, Mckenna Schley 2, Savannah Schley 13, Brecht 4, Kayla Bremmer 8, Paige Smith 17. Record: 1-0 overall and Cloverbelt Conference East Division. SPENCER (40): Madison Knecht 4, Zalexis Mannigel 9, Heavyn Kind 16, Rebecca Mlsna 8, Faith Miller 2, Elexa Post 1. Record: 0-1 overall and Cloverbelt Conference East Division.