With injuries to a couple of starters leaving the Lady Vikings short-handed, Jasper dropped their first area game of the season Friday night at home to the Mortimer Jordan Blue Devils. Idaysia Mercer notched her first game in double figures as a Lady Viking, scoring 14 points to lead Jasper. The Blue Devils also took the JV game. Honesty Dickerson led the Vikes in that contest with 4 points. Jasper is back in action at home Monday vs. West Point, and will face Hayden on the road Tuesday in another area match-up.