Okoboji Basketball Makes Road Trip To Rock Valley
Okoboji won a big road game over Rock Valley on Friday night 67-56. The Rockets would race to an 8-0 lead before Okoboji would settle themselves in and to on a 19-6 run before a ¾ court shot by Alexis Mousel would close to gap to 19-17 at the end of the first quarter. The Pioneers would build on the lead and take a 33-26 advantage into halftime. The Pioneers would build the lead to 41-31 before a 13-7 Rock Valley run would trim the score to 48-44 at the end of the third quarter. The Pioneers would never let the Rockets get closer than four in the final stanza as Grace Wintz and Magan Christopherson hit clutch free throws down the stretch to seal the victory. Kallyn Stumbo had a huge night for Okoboji with 33 points, 10 rebounds, 7 steals and 6 assists; Wintz added 10 points with 7 rebounds and Christopherson chipped in with 9 points. Sammie Blum lead Rock Valley with 18 points. With the win Okoboji improves to 11-6 on the season and 8-6 in the Siouxland Conference while Rock Valley falls to 11-5 and 9-5 in the Siouxland. The Pioneers will hit the road again Tuesday against MOC-FV.