Wautoma junior Emma Lehr takes the ball into the paint against a Mauston Lady Golden Eagle defender during the Feb. 20 final regular season home game. Lehr finished the game with 24 points, including 5 three-pointers, shooting 9 of 12 free throws, and receiving a double-double with 10 rebounds. Wautoma went on to win against the Lady Golden Eagles 53-51 in overtime.

Lady Hornets win season finale in OT

Emma Lehr scores 24 points, records double-double

The Lady Hornets secured a 53-51 overtime victory against their South Central Conference rival the Mauston Lady Golden Eagles at home on Feb. 20.

The game not only was the final home regular season game but was also Senior Night, with CeCe Schrank and Manager Grace Lehr honored by Head Coach Tom Butt and team members

Early in the game, Wautoma was able to cling to a lead thanks to Emma Lehr and Caitlin Henschel dialing in from beyond the arc. The Lady Hornets finished the first frame with a 9-6 lead.

The Lady Hornets won the second quarter outscoring the Lady Golden Eagles 15-13 thanks in part to Emma Lehr tallying 12 points, including 3 three-pointers. The third quarter saw a tied battle with Mauston edging the Lady Hornets 13-12 as Wautoma kept a 36-32 lead.