Okoboji Basketball Drops Season Opener At West Lyon
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.
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Bryce Peter led Okoboji with 14 points, Ryan Feller had 10. The Okoboji boys will be back in action Friday at Boyden-Hull.