Sports

Emmetsburg Downs North Union in Girls Regional Basketball

Wed 2-13-2019

Emmetsburg got by North Union 47-42 in Girls Class 2A District 2 Quarterfinal Basketball on Wednesday night in Armstrong. The E-Hawks led 10-7 after one quarter and extended their lead to 26-19 at halftime. In the third quarter Emmetsburg's defense gave up just five points and stretched the lead to 33-24. The Warriors got as close at four in the fourth quarter, but Emmetsburg made their free throws to seal the five point victory. The E-Hawks had three players in double figures led by Molly Schany's 15 points. Emmetsburg is 15-7 and advances to a regional semifinal on Friday night in Fort Dodge against Aplington-Parkersburg. You can hear the matchup on Y100 at 7pm. North Union finishes at 13-7. Chloe Lofstrom led all scorers for the Warriors with a game high 24 points.