Basketball: St. Francis downs Thunder girls 54-48

The Zimmerman Thunder came up short  against the St. Francis Saints 54-48 on Tuesday evening in St. Francis. Emily Larson hit 13 points and Kelsey Gale 10 for the Saints (3-3). Cassie Ortberg netted 14 and Heather McCormick 10 for the Thunder (1-7). Melissa Dorn and Jami Schuster scored seven each. The Thunder will host Brooklyn Center on Wednesday evening.