The Greenville Lady Comets lost a home game to Pinckneyville Thursday night 45-36.
The score was tied after three quarters and GHS led by two points with four and a half minutes to play. The Lady Comets were outscored 17-6 the rest of the way as Pinckneyville went 8 of 10 at the free throw line in the last minute and 10 seconds.
Megan Hallemann was the Lady Comets top scorer with 13 points.
The GHS girls are 5-5 for the season. They will play a make-up game at home Monday afternoon against Southwestern Piasa. The junior varsity game begins at 1 p.m. with 6 minute quarters.
On Thursday, the Lady Comet varsity team plays at 2 p.m. in the Lebanon Holiday Tournament against Steeleville. The junior varsity Lady Comets are also in the tournament and play after the varsity game against top-seeded Father McGivney.