By PATRICK SLACK
Royalton led most of the game, but host Maple Lake pulled ahead with four minutes to go and held on for the win, topping the Royals 47-43, Monday.
Seniors Hannah Fussy (12) and Kalee Petron (11) and junior Emily Fussy (10) reached double figures to lead Royalton offensively.
Senior Kandy Meyer added five points, junior Jacquline Nichols scored three and junior Alexis Martinez chipped in two.
“We again had a tough time finishing the game strong,” Royalton head coach Jeff Schoenrock said. “This is something we will continue to work on.”