BYRON, Ill. (WTVO/WQRF)–It was no surprise when Galena and Byron wound up meeting in the championship game of the Byron Lady Tigers’ MLK tournament. Galena is ranked #1 in the state in class 1A. Byron is ranked #6 in class 2A.

The two teams figured to bring out the best in each other in the final. Byron’s best was a little better than Galena’s. The Lady Tigers won 59-42.

Senior Ava Kultgen led Byron with 25 points. Freshman guard Macy Groharing scored 14 and Karsyn Bielskis added ten.

Gracie Furlong led Galena with 18 points.

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