The Manchester girls basketball team fell to Rochester 47-24 Saturday.
The Lady Squires trailed just 12-8 after the first stop and hung with the Zebras in the second, being out scored just 13-12 for a 25-20 halftime deficit.
The Squires could muster just two buckets in the second half as the Zebras went on to the 47-24 final.
Leading Manchester was Drew Thompson with 10 points. Brooklyn Howard, Rae Bedke and Cierra Carter added 4 points each. Celina Carter had 2 points.
The Manchester junior varsity defeated Rochester 44-42 in overtime. Elizabeth Anguilm hit a free throw with 1 second left to force the OT. Sydney Day made a pass to Erika Kendall who hit a layup with 5 seconds remaining for the win.
The Squires were led by Bethany Collett with 25 points.