SPORTS SHORT: MHS freshman girls fall in opener

The Marshalltown freshman girls’ basketball team fell to Grinnell in Monday’s season opener at Lenihan, 53-24.

Malory Henze led the Bobcats with eight points, Nyadoar Gatwech had six points, while Vanessa Ceren and Natasha McDole added four points apiece.

Carrie Heddens had a team-leading eight rebounds for Marshalltown, Ceren had seven and Aspen Chadderdon four.