Lowell, Sports

Lowell girls lose to undefeated Monroe, 40-63

Lowell fell to 8-7 overall and 1-4 in league play with a 63-40 girls basketball setback Saturday to visiting Monroe. The Lady Dragons moved to 5-0 in Central Valley Conference play.
Lucy Plahn closed the first period with a pair of baskets to leave the Red Devils trailing 12-10.
Nature Letts banked in a shot to tie the game at 12-12, but Lowell trailed the rest of the game.
Leading 22-18 following a pair of Katie Chapman free throws, the Lady Dragons closed the half with 10 straight points to open a 32 . . .