Girls Varsity Basketball · Tigers Fall to Roosevelt, Faces Dowling Catholic Friday


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The Class 5A preseason fifth-ranked Valley High School varsity girls’ basketball team traveled to Des Moines Roosevelt on Tuesday, Dec. 3. The Tigers fell in the matchup, 53-52.

In Tuesday’s loss, Alex Honnold led the Tigers with 18 points and seven rebounds. Meredith Rieker added nine points and six rebounds of her own.

Valley came into Tuesday’s game after picking up its first win of the season — an 82-16 rout past Des Moines Hoover on Monday, Dec. 2.

Valley, now 1-2 on the season, travels to second-ranked Dowling Catholic on Friday, Dec. 6. The opening tip is slated for 6:15 p.m.

Rankings: Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union

Game Highlights: Valley vs. Des Moines Hoover