The host Hudson girls basketball team dropped its third consecutive game after losing to Wadsworth 61-44 Saturday at Ray "Buck" Hyser Gymnasium.

The Explorers, who dropped to 5-7 overall and 2-6 in the Suburban League National Conference, were down 39-21 at halftime. Hudson cut it to eight (50-42) early in the fourth quarter, but got no closer.

Maggie Long led the Grizzlies (7-7, 7-2) with a game-high 21 points. Ali Menendez led the Explorers with 14 points and Sarah Hinkle added 10 points for Hudson.