Bessette scores 22 points
By Holly Neumann
Manawa handed Rosholt a 63-46 loss Jan. 2 in a nonconference girls’ basketball matchup.
Laynie Bessette scored 16 of her game-high 22 points in the first half as Manawa outscored the Hornets 35-22.
The Wolves then outscored the visitors 28-24 in the second half.
Sami Struzynski also finished in double figures for Manawa with 13 points as the Wolves improved to 7-4 on the season.
Ashley Studzinski led Rosholt with points 13, while Ashley Gibbs and Jenna Trzebiatowski added 11 and 10, respectively.
Manawa will travel to Wild Rose Thursday, Jan. 4, to face the Wildcats at 7:30 p.m.