Emmetsburg Basketball Sweeps Sioux Central
Emmetsburg defeated Sioux Central 53-27 in Twin Lakes Conference basketball Tuesday night in Sioux Rapids. The E'hawks led 30-17 at halftime and then turned up the defense in the second half holding the Rebels to just 10 second half points. Emmetsburg was 14-19 at the free throw line and they had nine different players score. They were led by Abbie Schany with 16 points and Molly Schany with 15. They improve to 9-3 on the season. Sioux Central was led by Taylor Krager and Karly Boettcher each with 9 points. They fall to 8-5 on the year.
The boys game went in favor of Emmetsburg as well by the score of 51-46. The E'hawks led 19-17 at the half and increased their lead to 33-24 entering the final quarter. The Rebels would make a push at the end but come up short losing by five. The E'hawks were also 14-19 at the free throw line. It was a huge night from Ben Dunlap as he poured in 25 points to led all scorers. Sioux Central with three players in doubles. Caleb Rock and Carter Boettcher each contributed 12 points. Emmetsburg improves to 6-6, while Sioux Central falls to 6-5.