Mallards Suffer Only Second Loss Of Season

BERLIN- Worcester Prep’s girls’ varsity basketball team lost to visiting St. Thomas More, 54-28, on Alumni Night last weekend for just the second time all season.

The Mallards’ now stands at 11-2 after the loss to St. Thomas More last Friday. The only other loss on the season came during the Governor’s Challenge holiday tournament. Hailey Merritt led Worcester with eight points, while Hannah Merritt added six and C.C. Lizas and Lily Bauerle pitched in five points each. The Mallards are now off until a February 6 matchup on the road against Salisbury Christian.

About The Author: Shawn Soper

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Shawn Soper has been with The Dispatch since 2000. He began as a staff writer covering various local government beats and general stories. His current positions include managing editor and sports editor. Growing up in Baltimore before moving to Ocean City full time three decades ago, Soper graduated from Loch Raven High School in 1981 and from Towson University in 1985 with degrees in mass communications with a journalism concentration and history.