HANOVERTON OH- In a highly anticipated tournament matchup, United basketball team saw their hot start unravel as they fell to visiting VASJ with a final score of 57-43. Despite jumping out to an early lead of 15-6 after the first quarter, United struggled to maintain their momentum as VASJ mounted a comeback and ultimately secured the victory.

Leading the scoring effort for United was Addy Blazer, who contributed 14 points in a valiant effort to keep her team in the game. Grayson Kidder added 9 points, while Grace Knight and Katie Dees each chipped in 8 points to bolster United’s offensive output.

Despite their best efforts, United was unable to contain VASJ’s relentless attack, as they fell short in their quest for postseason success. With the loss, United concludes their season with a commendable record of 15-8, with plenty of highlights and memorable moments along the way.

As for VASJ, their victory propels them to the next round of the tournament, where they will travel to face South Range on Saturday.