Spencer Basketball Sweeps Emmetsburg Tuesday December 8
In the lakes conference opener Tuesday night, Spencer defeated Emmetsburg 52-32 to start off the conference season with a win. Spencer led 13-5 after the 1st quarter nad 20-9 at halftime and never looked back in cruising to a 20 point victory. Spencer was led by Ally Schlaeger with 16 and Keeley Petzenhauser with 15. The Spencer girls shot 49% for the game. Emmetsburg was led by Bailey Naig with 12 and Kate Jackson with 12 points. Spencer improves to 3-0 and 1-0 in the conference and will host LeMars Friday. Emmetsburg falls to 0-2 and 0-1 in the conference and will host Storm Lake Friday.
Spencer was in control of the boys game from the start jumping out to a 10-0 lead and never looked back in a 69-21 victory over Emmetsburg Tuesday night in Spencer. The Tigers built a 46-15 lead at halftime and only allowed 6 points in the 2nd half to Emmetsburg. The Spencer boys shot 51% for the game and had only 5 turnovers. The Tigers had 11 different players score and were led by Jake Kluender and Blake Illg each with 13 points. Emmetsburg was led by Nick Grandstaff with 6. Spencer improves to 3-0 and 1-0 in the conference and will host LeMars Friday. Emmetsburg falls to 0-2 and 0-1 in the conference and will host Storm Lake Friday.