The Pierce City Lady Eagles earned a 60-42 victory over the Greenfield Lady Wildcats on Jan. 3, to open play in the Spring River Valley Conference.
The Lady Eagles took control of the contest early leading 19-8 at the end of the first quarter.
The Lady Wildcats battled back in the second period and outscored the green and white 11-10 in the eight-minute period but still trailed 28-19 at the intermission.
Pierce City outperformed Greenfield 14-12 in the third and 18-11 in the fourth quarters to secure the victory.
Scoring for Greenfield: Ali Waters, 12 points; Katie Marshall and Taylor Shepard, 9 points; Paige Hargis, 6; and Kaylee Daniel, 4.
Scoring for Pierce City: Krishna Merriman, 19 points; Emily Ashley, 14; Christine Younker, 10; Shania Hogan, 9; Becca Hatfield, 7; Faith Strong, 1.
Pierce City will be in action on Jan. 8 at home against College Heights.