Sports

Okoboji Basketball Drops Season Opener At West Lyon

Tue 11-29-2016

Girls Game

 

The Okoboji Girls Basketball team lost their season opener at West Lyon on Tuesday night 57-34.  Defense dominated the first quarter with the Wildcats taking a 10-6 lead.  Okoboji tied the game at 16 before West Lyon went on an 11-2 run to end the half and take a 27-18 lead into the break.  The third quarter was played fairly even and the Wildcats took a 39-28 lead into the final stanza.  The Pioneers kept the game close until the final four minutes when the Wildcats went on a 13-2 run to end the game.  Okoboji was led by Mari Stein and Grace Wintz who each had 8 points; Faith Prather added 7 rebounds while Kallyn Stumbo added 6 rebounds with 4 assists and 3 steals.  Okoboji will play their home opener on Thursday against Harris-Lake Park at 7:30PM on Q 102.

 

 

Boys Game

 

West Lyon 75

Okoboji 45

 

Bryce Peter led Okoboji with 14 points, Ryan Feller had 10.  The Okoboji boys will be back in action Friday at Boyden-Hull.