The Saints girls basketball team lost a close one at Fairmont last Thursday night 50 to 46.
The visiting Saints were led by seniors Megan Beckius with 13 points, and Cheyanne Bowers chipped in 12.
Julia Runge had a monster rebounding game for the Saints. Julia grabbed 20 rebounds and added six points.
The difference in the game was on the free throw line. The visiting Saints made 7 of 20 from the line, while it really was a charity stripe for the Cardinals when they made 17 of 25 free throws.
Kristen Campe of the Cardinals led all scorers with 16 points.
The Saints girls basketball team now stands at 6-13 overall and 2-7 in the South Central Conference.
The Saints next game is when they host Blue Earth Area on Friday night with the B game starting at 6 p.m.