Francis Howell Vikings Take on Fort Zumwalt South at Home
The girls basketball teams are 2-2 and 3-2, respectively.
Francis Howell Vikings will take on the Fort Zumwalt South Bulldogs Thursday night at Francis Howell.
After losing their first two games of the year, the Francis Howell Vikings have rebounded with two consecutive victories to even their record at 2 and 2.
On Monday, Howell bounced the Fort Zumwalt East Lions, 59-37. The Vikings were led in scoring that night by Carly Harper’s 22 points, including six 3-pointers. This season Harper is the leading scorer for the Vikings, averaging 12.5 points per game.
The Bulldogs also lost their first two games of the year, and they have rebounded with three consecutive wins for a record of 3 and 2.
Zumwalt South is coming off a big Tuesday night victory over Francis Howell Central, the defending district champions, 43-42.
The Bulldogs have depended upon a trio of scorers. Senior Claire Johnson leads the team with 11.4 points per game, followed by juniors Abby Modaff (10) and Maddy German (9.2).
You can hear tonight’s game at www.westplexsports.net. Click on the “Live” tab. The pre-game show is scheduled for 6:15 p.m. , followed by a 6:30 p.m. tip off.