SHAWNEE – The North Rock Creek girls basketball squad played in their first Pottawatomie County Invitational Monday.

Unfortunately their first round opponent was Class A No. 15 Davenport and NRC fell behind early, losing 56-17.

NRC played its best basketball to end the first half when they rattled off a 10-2 run. Kaytlyn Slavin and Jayden Haney each scored four points in the run. Brianna Pearcy rounded out the scoring in the quarter with two points.

Haney led NRC with six points. Slavin and Pearcy each finished with four points in defeat.

NRC (3-5) will play the loser of Wellston and Asher Friday at 6:40 p.m.

*All tournament games are played at North Rock Creek School.