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Lady Bruins enjoy some home cooking

PERU — St. Bede continued to enjoy some home cooking Monday in the Lady Bruins Christmas Classic.

The Lady Bruins posted a 51-28 win over LaMoille/Ohio in Monday’s nightcap, improving to 2-1 in White Pool play. Raley Mauck led the Lady Bruins with 15 points with Lexie Miranda adding seven, Hanna Bima six and Sophie Carus and Gabby Morrow five each.

For LaMoile/Ohio, Shiela Browning had 11 and Vanessa Martinez eight.

St. Bede will return to action at 11 a.m. Friday vs. Princeton.

Mendota improved to 3-0 atop the Green Pool with a 42-29 win over Kewanee (0-3). Twins Ally (12) and Abby (10) Bromoschenkel combined for 22 points.

In other action Monday, Eureka defeated Henry 58-18, IVC beat Henry 46-26 and Fieldcrest beat Seneca 52-38.

• Notes: St. Bede, Fieldcrest and Seneca all stand at 2-1 in the White Pool. Fieldcrest has the edge in the tie-breaker for point differential. The Lady Knights (+8) lost to St. Bede by six, but beat Seneca by 14.

On Friday, St. Bede will play Princeton at 11 a.m., Seneca will play LaMoile/Ohio at 3:30 p.m. and Fieldcrest will play Fieldcrest at 5 p.m.

Top-seeded Mendota has a 6:30 p.m. date with Eureka looking to cap a 4-0 run in the Green Pool. Eureka will meet IVC at 12:30 p.m. looking to set up a pool showdown with the Lady Trojans.

Kewanee and Henry will look for their first win when they clash at 2 p.m.

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