Kirksville Girls lose to nationally ranked IWA

The Kirksville Girls Basketball Team was in St. Charles for a trip to the Zou, Mizzou Arena that is. While the Tigers only had one loss, Incarnate Word Academy was undefeated, along with being the 12th ranked team in the nation.

IWA got off to a hot start dominating the lane with 6'3 sophomore, Napheesa Collier.

The Red Knights were relentless getting up by 16 in the first quarter before a 5-0 run by Kirksville.

However that 11 point spread was the closest the Tigers got to the Red Knights for the rest of the game.

IWA won 78-26 and is on to the semi's of the Class 4 Missouri State Tournament.