Augusta’s junior varsity girls basketball team outscored Mulvane 13-5 in the fourth quarter of Friday’s season opener to beat the Wildcats 34-32 in a nailbiter.
Morgan Kirk hit a 3-pointer, Carly Sears scored all four of her points in the quarter and Brooke Eberhardt and Kylie Wesbrooks added two points points apiece in the fourth. Eberhardt and Baylee Johnston both scored seven points to lead the Orioles.
Kirk finished with five points, Sears and Riley Zerr both added four points. Sophia Dalziel, Bailey Carr and Wesbrooks all finished with two. Kaylee Guilliams had one.
The Orioles will travel to play at Abilene Friday.