The Rochester 7th grade girls scored the final seven points of the game to knock off top-seeded Auburn 25-19 for the championship of the Sangamon County Tournament at Williamsville last Thursday.
Taylor Offer led Rochester with 10 points, six in the 4th quarter, and Ruby Allen scored five of her seven points in the final period.
Rochester led 6-3 after a low-scoring first half with Offer’s last second basket the only points in the 2nd quarter. Auburn rallied in front 15-12 after three quarters on a three-point play by Addison Wheatley.
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