Laker women fall in OT

Thu 3-8-2018

FORT DODGE - Iowa Central held off Iowa Lakes 79-74 in overtime in the opening round of the Region XI Division II women's basketball tournament Wednesday.

The Lakers were led by Marissa Ruiz with 20 points. She was 5-for-7 from three-point range.

Lemia Ntor-Ue scored 13 points, Mia Wassink 12 and Marisela Perez 11.

“It’s hard to see this season come to an end,” said ILCC coach Ashley Martin. “This group of kids have been an incredible group to coach. I am forever thankful for the opportunity to coach this group. The kids competed hard tonight and left it all out on the floor. I couldn’t be more proud of them.”

Iowa Lakes finish the season with a 13-18 record.