Spirit Lake Basketball Sweeps LeMars
Spirit Lake defeated LeMars 48-30 in Lakes Conference Girls Basketball on Friday night. The Indians played good defense leading 14-9 after one, 25-13 at halftime, and 39-23 after three quarters. Bailee Newman led all scorers with 16 points for the Indians. Anna Brown hit three treys in a 13 point performance. The Indians are 13-7 (9-4 Lakes Conference) and play at Storm Lake on Tuesday for their regular season finale. The game can be heard on KUOO. Katrina Engebretson led LeMars with nine. The Bulldogs are 7-12.
LeMars could not hold onto an early lead on Spirit Lake and fell to the Indians 89-70 on Friday night. The Bulldogs led 26-19 after one quarter, but scored just eight points in the second quarter compared to Spirit Lake's 26. The score was 66-51 after three quarters. Senior Night was good for the Indians' Ryan Kriener, who had 30 points in the contest. Billy Brown had 19. Frankie Ramos chipped in 13 points and Spirit Lake is 16-3 (11-2 Lakes Conference). They play at Storm Lake on Tuesday. Hear the contest on KUOO. LeMars had four players in double figures, led by Trenton Hillbrands' 16 points. The Bulldogs fall to 8-8 (7-5 Lakes Conference).