Spencer Basketball Takes Two From Emmetsburg
It was a slow start to the girls game as Emmetsburg led 18-16 at the half over Spencer. Spencer picked it up in the 2nd half and outscored Emmetsburg 30-15 and won the ball game 46-33. It was mainly the 4th quarter where Spencer put away outscoring Emmetsburg 17-8 in the final quarter. Spencer got 16 points from Keeley Petzenhauser. Emmetsburg was led by Bailey Naig with 15 points. Spencer improves to 6-6 and 4-4 in the conference while Emmetsburg drops to 2-9 and 1-6 in the conference. Spencer hosts LeMars on Friday while Emmetsburg will host Storm Lake Friday on Y 100.
It was the same type of story as the girls game. It was a very close first half with Spencer leading 28-25 before the Tigers closed out the 2nd half on a 26-8 run to win 54-33. The Emmetsburg boys were held to just 8 points in the 2nd half and had only 1 made field goal in the half. For Spencer they were led by Brady Kluender going for 24 points. Emmetsburg was led by Thomas Schultes with 13 points. The E'hawks fall to 5-6 and 2-5 in the conference and will host Storm Lake Friday. Spencer improves to 5-7 and 3-5 in the conference and will host LeMars Friday.