Spirit Lake Boys Basketball Advances To Substate

Thu 2-25-2016

Thursday night in Milford, Spirit Lake defeated Storm Lake for the 3rd time this season and in doing so advance to a substate Monday at Buena Vista University in Storm Lake.  The Indians won 78-52 over the Tornadoes.  It was a close 1st quarter with Spirit Lake leading 21-13.  It was the 2nd quarter where Spirit Lake pulled away outscoring Storm Lake 24-11 to lead by 21 at half.  Spirit Lake shot 59% for the game and had 3 players in double figures.  Billy Brown had 30 points to Spirit Lake, Ryan Kriener had 26 and Jake Heitritter had 10 points.  Storm Lake was led by Parker Lange with 16 points.  Storm Lake ends their season at 10-13.  Spirit Lake improves to 20-3 and have won 8 in a row to advance to a substate against Webster City Monday night at BVU in Storm Lake.  The winner will go to state and you can hear it on KUOO.


Other 3A Boys Scores:


Webster City 59

Algona 47


Carroll 58

Harlan 57       OT



Bishop Heelan 59



Class 1A Boys Scores:


Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire 52

Fort Dodge St. Edmond 50


West Hancock 75



South O'Brien 58

Siouxland Christian 33


Central Lyon 58

Boyden Hull 53