Junction City rallied from a 32-25 deficit to down Highland Park ( 1-7 ) 42-40 in girls basketball at JCHS Tuesday night.
Sarah Rexrode scored 9 points while Ava DeGuzman had a big game rebounding, and with steals. She also scored 8 points in the victory for Junction City. Jada Nabus scored 7 points including some baskets at key moments in the second half surge by the Lady Jays ( 2-6 ).
Junction City will play at Washburn Rural Friday night.