8th grade girls fall to Earlham 34-24 to end the season. The Bulldogs led 9-5 after a solid first quarter. Earlham turned it on defensively in the second quarter and led 17-12 at the half. In the second half Earlham was too strong and pulled away to earn the victory. The Bulldogs played hard and competed the entire contest.
On offense, Danielle Jones scored 8 points to lead the way. Eden Moore and Maddie Waldorf each scored 5 points a piece. Lauren Wallace added 4 points and Kennedy Wiedman rounded out the scoring with 2 points.
Van Meter 8th grade finished the season with a record of 5-6.