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Van Buren County secured a win in girls basketball Monday, but WACO and Highland lost.
Manning scores 35 in VBC victory
LETTS - Isabel Manning and Van Buren County bested Kylee Sanders and Louisa-Muscatine, 67-57, in a battle between two of the best players in the Southeast Iowa Super Conference.
Manning filled the stat sheet with 35 points, 13 rebounds, eight steals and six assists. Teammate Kalyn Tuttle scored six points on 5-of-6 shooting. Sanders finished with 28 for the Falcons.
Mediapolis rolls Highland
MEDIAPOLIS - Highland fell behind 27-7 in the first quarter and lost the North Division game 73-31.
WACO falls in overtime
WAYLAND - WACO led Sigourney by seven points with just 3:30 remaining in the fourth quarter, but the Savages stormed back to tie the game on a 3-pointer in the final 10 seconds, and knocked off the Warriors 51-49 in overtime.
Ellah Kissell had 14 points and eight rebounds in the loss. Aubri Garnsey scored 12 points, and Molly McLaughlin added 10 points and five assists.