Cold opening for Lady Dukes at Rittman


Wellington’s Erin Frenk takes a short shot against Smithville.


Jalen Gibbs defends a Smithville player.


Alexis Lehmkuhl crosses half court with a look of determination.


Amelia Dunwoodie applies pressure as Smithville tries to find room down-court.


Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington Enterprise

The Wellington Dukes girls opened the basketball season Friday with a 51-29 loss to the Smithville Smithies at the Rittman Tip Off Classic.

Wellington’s Erin Frenk takes a short shot against Smithville.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2016/11/web1_WellingtonGirlsBBallVsRittman-2-of-7-.jpgWellington’s Erin Frenk takes a short shot against Smithville.

Jalen Gibbs defends a Smithville player.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2016/11/web1_WellingtonGirlsBBallVsRittman-4-of-7-.jpgJalen Gibbs defends a Smithville player.

Alexis Lehmkuhl crosses half court with a look of determination.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2016/11/web1_WellingtonGirlsBBallVsRittman-5-of-7-.jpgAlexis Lehmkuhl crosses half court with a look of determination.

Amelia Dunwoodie applies pressure as Smithville tries to find room down-court.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2016/11/web1_WellingtonGirlsBBallVsRittman-7-of-7-.jpgAmelia Dunwoodie applies pressure as Smithville tries to find room down-court.