The Jefferson High girls basketball team bounced back from its first loss of the season Thursday night to defeat visiting Milton 64-48 in a nonconference game Saturday night.

The Eagles are 14-1 overall.

Parker Fetherson scored 28 points, including three 3-pointers, to lead all scorers with 28 points. The 28 points marked a career high for the 5-foot-5 senior guard, and she surpassed the 1,000-point mark in her career with her final basket.

Jefferson broke a 24-all tie by scoring the final seven points of the first half. The Eagles’ extended the lead to double digits early in the second half.

Olivia Ganser and Callie Morrison each added 12 points in the win.

Kailey Harbort led the Red Hawks (8-8) with 15 points.


Milton (48)—Martin, 3-1-7; Buescher, 1-4-6; Harbort, 6-2-15; Hanke, 0-2-2; A. Campion, 2-2-6; Falk, 4-0-8; K. Campion, 1-2-4. Totals: 17-13-48.

Jefferson (64)—Ganser, 4-4-12; Morrison, 5-1-12; Becker, 1-1-3; Fetherson, 8-9-28; Neitzel, 0-2-2; Truman, 1-5-7. Totals: 19-22-64.

Milton 24 24—48

Jefferson 31 33—64

Three-point goals—Milton 1 (Harbort), Jefferson 4 (Morrison, Fetherson 3. Free throws missed—Milton 9, Jefferson 11. Total fouls—Milton 18, Jefferson 17. Fouled out—Martin, Harbort. does not condone or review every comment. Read more in our Commenter Policy Agreement

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