Emmetsburg & GT/RA Basketball Split Contests
Emmetsburg met GT/RA for the first time as a member of the Twin Lake Conference on Friday night in Ruthven. It was tied at seven after the 1st quarter. Emmetsburg outscored them 19-14 in the 2nd quarter and pretty much held that same lead the rest of the way and won 52-47. The Titans made a couple runs in the 4th quarter and couple times tied it up but Emmetsburg hit the free throws down the stretch and got the win. Emmetsburg had 4 players in double figures. They were led by Molly Schany with 16 points. GT/RA was led by Madison Norris with 13 points. The E'hawks are 1-1 and travel to Storm Lake on Tuesday. GT/RA falls to 3-1 and they travel to Storm Lake St. Mary's on Tuesday.
The boys game was controlled by GT/RA from the beginning. They held Emmetsburg to single digit scoring quarters every quarter and won 59-30. They held the E'hawks to 7, 8, 7 and 8 in quarters 1-4. The Titans led 38-15 at the half. They had four players in doubles and were led by Tom Geelan and Tyson Kruse each with 11 points. Emmetsburg was led by Corbin Saathoff with 7 points. GT/RA is 2-0 while Emmetsburg drops to 1-1.