Emmetsburg Basketball Hosts East Sac
Emmetsburg built a 31-18 lead after the third quarter. At one point in the 4th quarter, the E'hawks led by 17 points. East Sac would come all the way back to get within a few points and really made it interesting down the stretch. In the end Emmetsburg would hold off East Sac 39-37. East Sac scored more points in the 4th quarter (19) then they did the previous three quarters combined. With 2 seconds left, Emmetsburg missed a free throw and Taylor Houska fired up a three quarter shot and it hit the bottom of the net to just barely miss a game winning three pointer. She would finish with 13 points and so would Maty Quirk to lead East Sac. Emmetsburg got 13 from Abbie Schany. The raiders fall to 5-4 while the E'hawks improve to 6-3.
This was a low scoring boys game in the first half with East Sac leading 17-12 at halftime. The second half picked up a little more but East Sac maintained that five point lead and won 46-41. E'hawks got 12 points from Ben Dunlap to lead them in scoring. East Sac had a huge night from Brandyn Clair. He finished with 17 points. The raiders improve to 4-4 while the E'hawks fall to 2-7.