Lady Panthers top Brookfeild

Senior Savannah Utterback goes in for a shot

Monroe City’s girls basketball game at Brookfield on Tuesday, Feb. 15 concluded in bang-bang fashion.

Sophomore guard Mari Gares turned her mid-court steal with five seconds remaining in the game into a winning lay-up as time expired as the Lady Panthers won 26-24.

Lady Panthers top Brookfield

Lucy Pratt blocks Macon as Mari Gares goes in for a shot

Lady Panthers top Brookfield

Taylor Pfaff looks to pass the ball

Lady Panthers top Brookfield

Monroe City’s Lucy Pratt (left) is guarded by Macon’s Brooke Weimer

Lady Panthers top Brookfield

Savannah Utterback moves down the court