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LOUISVILLE – The Louisville girls closed their regular season on a winning note this week with a pair of victories on their home court.

Louisville defeated Raymond Central and Weeping Water to improve to 19-3 on the year. The Lions will be the top seed in the Subdistrict C1-3 Tournament next week. LHS will play either fourth-seeded Boys Town or fifth-seeded Conestoga at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12, at Weeping Water Activities Center. The championship game will tip off at 7 p.m. Feb. 14 at Weeping Water.

Louisville 60, Raymond Central 35

Raymond Central was hoping the Lions would experience a letdown after their East Central Nebraska Conference Tournament title the previous weekend.

Louisville gave the Mustangs no such luck Tuesday night.

LHS roared past Raymond Central 60-35 with an accurate shooting performance. The team went ahead 26-10 after one quarter and led 42-15 at the break. Louisville finished the evening 25-of-53 from the floor (47 percent) and 5-of-7 from the foul line (71 percent).

The team’s interior trio of Faye Jacobsen, Avery Heard and Maia Johnson provided a large amount of production in the paint. Heard ended the night with 16 points, three rebounds and one steal, and Jacobsen posted a double-double of 10 points and 10 rebounds. Johnson chipped in two points, six rebounds and three assists.

Lauryn Kalkowski generated nine points, two rebounds and two assists. Jordan Winkler had five points, three assists and one steal, and McKenzie Norris produced four points, two steals and one assist. Meagan Mackling finished the evening with four points, three assists and two rebounds.

Skyler Pollock tallied three points and one rebound and Olivia Zahn scored three points. Juliette Andrews contributed two points and two rebounds and Lauren Votta had two points, one rebound and one steal. Jennifer Katz pitched in one rebound and one pass deflection and Katie Kerans added defensive work for the team.

Raymond Central    10   5 12  8 – 35

Louisville                 26 16  8 10 – 60

Raymond Central (35)

Komenda 2-8 0-0 5, Haecker 2-9 0-0 4, M. Potter 4-12 1-1 11, Sydik 1-3 1-1 3, Gyhra 2-6 2-2 7, Gehle 0-4 0-0 0, Johnson 0-1 0-0 0, Fredrickson 0-1 0-0 0, Turnwall 0-1 0-0 0, Elkins 0-1 0-0 0, R. Potter 2-2 1-2 5, Peterson 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 13-48 5-6 35.

Louisville (60)

Winkler 2-7 0-0 5, Mackling 1-4 2-2 4, Kalkowski 3-4 0-0 9, Heard 7-10 2-2 16, Jacobsen 5-8 0-0 10, Johnson 1-5 0-0 2, Zahn 1-3 1-2 3, Norris 2-5 0-0 4, Pollock 1-2 0-0 3, Andrews 1-2 0-1 2, Votta 1-2 0-0 2, Kerans 0-1 0-0 0, Katz 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 25-53 5-7 60.

Louisville 44, Weeping Water 38

Louisville edged the Indians in a rematch of the previous weekend’s ECNC Tournament championship game. The Lions used an 18-10 run in the fourth quarter to win Thursday night’s battle.

Heard helped Louisville with a double-double performance of 13 points and ten rebounds. Jacobsen produced seven points and seven rebounds, Johnson had six points and three boards and Mackling poured in ten points. Winkler added six points and four rebounds and Kalkowski posted two points.

Peyton Barrett (14) and Grace Cave (11) both scored in double figures for Weeping Water (16-7). Reagan Aronson produced six points, Brianna Lawson scored three points and Reba Wilson and Bailee Nissen each had two points.

Weeping Water will compete in the Subdistrict D1-1 Tournament at Wahoo High School next week. The second-seeded Indians will face third-seeded Omaha Christian Academy at 7:45 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12. The winner will play in the championship game at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 14.

Weeping Water     5 13 10 10 – 38

Louisville              11  7   8 18 – 44

Weeping Water (38)

Lawson 3, Cave 11, Barrett 14, Wilson 2, Nissen 2, Aronson 6.

Louisville (44)

Winkler 6, Mackling 10, Kalkowski 2, Heard 13, Jacobsen 7, Johnson 6.

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