01/10/15 - 12:27am
The Ketchikan girls basketball team used a solid second-half defensive effort to stop Soldotna 41-31 on Friday at the Mt. McKinley Holiday Classic at Monroe Catholic in Fairbanks.
The Kings led 26-23 at halftime, but outscored SoHi 9-2 in the third quarter to take control of the game.
Lindsey Wong had 11 points to lead the Stars, while Eliah Anderson had 19 for the Kings.
Soldotna, now 0-2 at the tourney, finishes play with a 6:20 p.m. game Saturday against Monroe Catholic.
Monroe Catholic boys 65, Soldotna 35