Spirit Lake Basketball Hosts Western Christian Friday December 11
The Spirit Lake girls got off to a fast start 16-14 after the 1st quarter against Western Christian Friday night in Spirit Lake. In the 2nd quarter though, they managed only 2 points and trailed by 13 at halftime 31-18. The Indians would outscore the Wolfpack 15-6 in the 3rd quarter to trail by only 4 points. In the 4th quarter, it was back and forth and Spirit Lake would eventually tie it up and head to overtime. In the OT session, Spirit Lake outscored HWC 7-2 and would pull off the win 54-49 over Western Christian.
Spirit Lake made 11 three pointers and they were led by Anna Brown with 21 points. The Indians improve to 2-1 and will host Newell Fonda Monday. Hull Western Christian falls to 1-2.
It was all Western Christian from the beginning as they beat Spirit Lake 78-48. They got off to a fast start leading 22-9 after the 1st quarter and 41-20 at half. The Wolfpack had 4 players in double figures led by Josh Van Lingen with 25 points. Spirit Lake was led in scoring by Billy Brown with 12 points. HWC improves to 2-0. Spirit Lake falls to 2-2. Western Christian shot 49% for the game.