A rematch of the St. Maries girls basketball team’s closest game tips off Saturday at St. Maries High School.
The Lumberjacks, 4-12, 0-2 CIL, host Orofino (7-6, 1-1 CIL) for the second regular-season meeting between the two teams.
The first installment saw the shorthanded Maniacs to a one-point victory in mid-December.
Since then, St. Maries has lost five of six and Orofino has gone on to win four of six.
The Jacks traveled to Grangeville Jan. 18 for a meeting with the state’s fourth-ranked Bulldogs.
Jenna Holder scored 12 points to lead St. Maries in the 19-55 defeat, and Taci Watkins added seven.
St. Maries 19, Grangeville 55
Holder 12 pts., 3 reb., 1 st.; Watkins 7 pts., 8 reb., 2 st.; Miller 5 reb., 1 st.; Hammond 3 reb.; Rimel 2 reb., 1 st.
Upcoming: St. Maries hosts Orofino Saturday for its third Central Idaho League game. Tipoff is slated for 1:30 p.m. at St. Maries High School.