EXPLORERS LOSE TO BULLDOGS IN COLUMBIA — The Marquette Catholic Explorers stumbled in their season opener in the Columbia Tournament on Monday.
Marquette lost 48-25 to the Waterloo Bulldogs. Claire Snider and Brittany Pace directed the offensive attack for the Explorers, each scoring a team-high seven points.
Marquette is back on the court at 6 p.m. Wednesday in Columbia taking on Waterloo Gibault.
EA-WR CAN'T FIGURE OUT CHESTER — The East Alton-Wood River Oilers suffered a setback to Chester in their season opener Monday.
Playing in the Dupo Cat Classic, EA-WR fell 55-39 to Chester. The Oilers are back in action in Dupo at 6 p.m. on Wednesday.