LeMars Basketball Sweeps Emmetsburg

Wed 1-21-2015 []

Girls Game


The Emmetsburg girls basketball team fell to LeMars 40-35 on Tuesday night in LeMars.  The E'hawks had two bad quarters which ended up being the difference in the end.  Emmetsburg would score just 2 points in the 2nd quarter and 6 points in the 4th quarter.  The E'hawks did tie it up at 29 after three quarters but were outscored 11-6 in the final stanza.  In the losing effort, Emmetsburg received 14 points from Alexa Naig and 12 from Ashton Connelly.  LeMars was led by Kassidy Rieken with 10 points.  Emmetsburg falls to 5-5 and 4-3 in the lakes conference.  They will host Okoboji Thursday on Y 100.  LeMars improves to 7-7 and will travel to Hull on Friday.


Boys Game


 LeMars controlled the boys game from start to finish and led 17-2 after the 1st quarter.  The bulldogs would never trail and win 63-28.  LeMars would end up shooting 57% with only 7 turnovers.  They would have 3 players in double figures led by Tyler Borchers with 18 points.  Emmetsburg was led by Thomas Schultes with 11 points.  The E'hawks fall to 2-8 and 1-6 in the conference.  The Bulldogs improve to 10-2 and 7-1 in the lakes conference.