Sports

Spirit Lake Opens Up Conference Season At Hull

Tue 12-5-2017

Girls Game

 

Spirit Lake scored the first four points of the game but Western Christian cruised from there to a 55-13 victory over the Indians in both schools Lakes Conference opener. The Wolfpack led 16-6 after one, 29-10 at halftime, and 44-10 after three. Ashtyn VerBeek led all scorers with 23 for Western Christian who improves to 2-0 (1-0 Lakes). Brooke Harrington had four points for Spirit Lake who falls to 2-2 (0-1 Lakes). The Indians host Estherville-Lincoln Central on Friday. Hear the game on KUOO.

 

 

Boys Game

 

Western Christian came from behind to edge Spirit Lake 61-60. The Wolfpack led 16-10 after one, but Spirit Lake rallied for a 34-32 halftime lead. The Indians stretched the lead to 47-41 after three and led by that margin until a late Western Christian run gave the Wolfpack a win. Jacob Vis led Western with 21 points. The Wolfpack is 1-0 (1-0). Alex Van Dyke all scorers with 26 points for Spirit Lake. Kip Hurd and Owen Coburn each added 11 for the Indians, who fall to 2-1 (0-1 Lakes). Spirit Lake hosts Estherville-Lincoln Central on Friday. Hear the game on KUOO.