Sports

Spirit Lake Boys Basketball Win Season Opener

Mon 11-28-2016

The Spirit Lake boys basketball team hosted Woodbury Central Monday night for a non conference season opener and won 67-43.  Woodbury Central started the game leading 21-15 after the 1st quarter, but Spirit Lake would hold them to just 22 points the rest of the way.  The Indians outscored them 52 - 22 after the 1st quarter.  Spirit Lake was led on offense by Owen Coburn who had 24 points and 8 rebounds.  Nick Christensen chipped in 15 points on five 3 pointers.  As a team Spirit Lake made 11 three pointers spread across 6 different players.  Spirit Lake is 1-0 and will host North Union Thursday.  Woodbury Central had 1 player in double figures as Tyler Walker had 14 points.  They start 0-1 and will host River Valley Friday.