Cameron Falls Short of State Championship

Published 03/09 2013 03:30PM

Updated 03/09 2013 10:52PM

(COLUMBIA, Mo.) The Lady Dragons made it to the final hurdle in their first Show-Me Showdown appearance, but finished one step short of the ultimate prize.

Cameron fell 80-68 to Lutheran (St. Peter's) in the Class 3 State Championship Game Saturday at Mizzou Arena.

In a foul-dominated contest, the Lady Dragons' (20-12) were led by the one-two punch of Ashli Lykins, who topped the team with 26 points, and Melia Richardson, who had 24.

Hannah Leppien led Lutheran with 25 points.

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