Ada-Borup paid a visit to Rothsay on Tuesday night and the Cougars defeated the Tigers 69-58 in the season opener for Rothsay.
The Tigers were led by Jayna Gronewold with 32 points, 6 assists and 5 rebounds. Jenna Fabre had 17 points and 5 steals, and Abby Honer added 4 points and 8 rebounds.
“Our seniors really stepped up and played like seniors tonight,” said Head Coach Anita Heier. “We got within seven with a minute and a half to go. Ada played hard and always knows how to finish a game. I’m very happy with the full game effort by everyone. We battled hard and gave ourselves a chance at the end.”