La Follette edges Parker at stripe
The struggles continue for Janesville Parker’s girls basketball team.
The Vikings dropped their third straight game Thursday night with a 57-52 loss to Madison La Follette in Big Eight Conference action.
La Follette (6-6, 6-3) held off Parker (6-7, 5-4) thanks to 13 free throws in the fourth quarter. The Lancers finished 20-for-29 at the line, while the Vikings misfired on 15 of 29 foul shots.
Amelia Grahn led La Follette with a game-high 24 points.
Paige Smith had 19 points to lead Parker and Morgan McCulloch added 13. Smith and McCulloch had three 3-point baskets each.
Parker hosts Madison Memorial at 2:45 p.m. Saturday.