Sports

Spencer Basketball Sweeps Emmetsburg Tuesday January 19

Tue 1-19-2016

Girls Game

 

It was a slow first quarter as Spencer led 8-4 over Emmetsburg and 25-13 at the half.  In the second half, Spencer outscored Emmetsburg 27-12 including holding Emmetsburg to only 3 points in the 3rd quarter.  Spencer would win 52-25.  The tigers were led by Keeley Petzenhauser with 19 points as they have now won 4 in a row to improve to 9-4 on the season.  Emmetsburg got 7 points from Parker Traub.  The E'hawks fall to 2-11.  Spencer will travel to LeMars Friday, while Emmetsburg goes to Storm Lake.

 

 

Boys Game

 

After a well played first half in which Spencer led 33-31 at the half, the tigers opened up the 3rd quarter on a 14-0 run and never looked back after that defeating Emmetsburg 74-51.  Spencer outscored Emmetsburg 41-20 in the second half.  Spencer got 24 points from Jake Kluender and 19 from Preston Funderburg.  Emmetsburg's Thomas Schultes led the way for the E'hawks with 19 points.  Spencer had now won 6 in a row and improve to 11-2.  They will travel to LeMars Friday.  Emmetsburg falls to 3-10 and will go to Storm Lake Friday on Y 100.