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Girls basketball roundup: Minneota pounds KMS

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MINNEOTA — The potential battle between one-loss teams didn’t turn out to be much of one.

Minneota built a 27-point lead by halftime and kept rolling in the second, limiting KMS to just a dozen points in the second half of a 71-29 win Friday.

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KMS fell to 5-2 in the conference and 7-2 overall while the Vikings improved to 5-0 in the league and 10-1 overall.

KMS’ Jenna Berget scored a team-high 8 points and Ali Clark had 6. Sam Dunn had 5 points and 6 rebounds.

Minneota’s Taylor Reiss scored a game-high 28 points and Shelby Corbin had 8 assists.

Minneota 71, KMS 29

KMS (5-2 7-2)    17 12 — 29

Minneota (5-0 10-1)    44 27 — 71

KMS – 9-41 FG (2-16 3-pt); 9-13 FT; 28 rebounds; 19 fouls … Scoring: Haylie Helms 2, Sam Dunn 5, Maddi Strandberg 4, Jenna Berget 8, Katie Wilts 4, Ali Clark 6 … 3-point shots: Berget 2 … Rebound leaders: Dunn 6, K.Wilts 5 … Assist leaders: Alison Miller 2, Dunn 2 … Steal leaders: Dunn 2, K.Wilts 2

MINNEOTA – 26 FG (4 3-pt); 15-25 FT; 28 rebounds; 13 fouls … Scoring: Molly Hennen 13, Shelby Corbin 3, Emily Stienessen 6, Taylor Reiss 28, Megan Larson 9, Payton Boerboom 9, Michelle Jerzak 3 … 3-point shots: Hennen 2, Stienessen 2 … Rebound leaders: Hennen 6, Reiss 6 … Assist leaders: Corbin 8 … Steal leaders: Stienessen 5

Lakeview 48, RCW 37

Renville County West fell behind by 18 in the second half, a Lakeview lead they managed to whittle to five before the Lakers pulled away again.

Morgan Zaske scored 17 points for Renville County West. Grace Robertson pulled down 10 points.

Allison Boerboom scored 15, Corbin Wee 14 and Madi Nelson 10 for Lakeview.

Lakeview (3-4, 5-7)    34  14 — 48

Renville Cty West (1-5, 1-6)    19  18 — 37

LAKEVIEW – 19 FG (1 3-pt); 9-20 FT; 15 fouls … Scoring: Corbin Wee 14, Brianna Hoffman 2, Madi Nelson 10, Katie Timm 5, Macy Hartle 2, Allison Boerboom 15 … 3-point shots: Nelson

RENVILLE COUNTY WEST – 13-48 FG (2-11 3-pt); 9-18 FT; 32 rebounds; 16 fouls … Scoring: Sadie Treml 6, Ricki Knutson 3, Morgan Zaske 17, Molly Elliot 3, Grace Robertson 6, Brittany Krogman 2 … 3-point shots: Treml, Zaske … Rebound leaders: Robertson 10 … Steal leaders: Zaske 3

Canby 47, CMCS 36

The Bluejays led 24-22 at  halftime but Canby allowed the visitors from Prinsburg to score just 12 second-half points. Morgan Merritt led the Lancers with 21 points.

For Central Minnesota Christian School, Jaclyn Swart tallied 11 and Karisa Wubben 10. Each made a trio of treys.

CMCS (2-4, 4-6)    24  12 — 36

Canby (4-2, 5-4)    22  25 — 47

CENTRAL MINNESOTA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL – 12-49 FG (6-25 3-pt); 6-14 FT; 30 rebounds; 15 fouls … Scoring: Karisa Wubben 10, Danielle Wubben 2, Kailey Van Eps 3, Alexis Scott 3, Abby Swart 5, Mary Covert 2, Jaclyn Swart 11 … 3-point shots: K. Wubben 3, Swart 3

CANBY – 17-42 FG (1-9 3-pt); 12-19 FT; 28 rebounds; 13 fouls … Scoring: Brandi Merritt 2, Brittany Merritt 2, Morgan Merritt 21, Kristy Schmidt 2, Ricki Kallhoff 11, Katge Evios 2, Taylor Gorder 7 … 3-point shots: Morgan Merritt  … Rebound leaders: Gorder 7 … Assist leaders: M. Merritt 7

Tomahawk

Wabasso 75, BLHS 31

Hannah VanderVoort scored 13 points and nabbed 7 rebounds in Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart’s loss to Wabasso.

BLHS (0-6, 0-8)    16 15 — 31

Wabasso (4-0, 8-1)    42 33 — 75

BUFFALO LAKE-HECTOR-STEWART – 13-45 FG (2-5 3-pt); 3-7 FT; 34 rebounds; 21 fouls … Scoring: Carley Klabunde 4, Lizzy Medina 7, Michelle Melsha 3, Hannah VanderVoort 13, Mara Olinger 2, Erika Zanoth 2 … 3-point shots: Medina 1, VanderVoort 1 … Rebound leaders: VanderVoort 7, Zanoth 6 … Assist leaders: n/a … Steal leaders: VanderVoort 4

WABASSO – 30-77 FG (2-15 3-pt); 13-26 FT; 32 rebounds; 21 fouls … Scoring: n/a … 3-point shots: n/a … Rebound leaders: n/a … Assist leaders: n/a … Steal leaders: n/a

Morris/CA 64, Paynesville 49

MORRIS — McKenzie Smith scored 18 points and Katie Holzheimer added 16 more after missing a month with an ankle injury to help guide Morris/Chokio-Alberta past Paynesville 64-49 in a battle of West Central North front-runners Friday.

The Tigers, tied with Sauk Centre for the North lead at 2-0, owned a 15-point lead at halftime before the Bulldogs (2-1, 6-3) chewed down the MCA advantage to just three points with 12 minutes remaining. The Tigers then called a timeout and two minutes later they were up by 17.

Beth Holland chipped in another 12 points for the Tigers. Beth and her sister Becca, the two smallest players on the MCA roster, combined for 9 rebounds, Abbie Olson dished out a game-high 5 assists and Smith added 5 steals and 4 assists.

Paynesville (2-1, 6-3) was led by Kayla Schaefer’s 18 points, Erika Schlangen’s 13 points and Rachel Rittenhouse’s 10 rebounds.

Paynesville (2-1, 6-3)    20 29 — 49

Morris/CA (2-0, 6-3)    35 29 — 64

PAYNESVILLE – 20-55 FG (2-16 3-pt); 7-10 FT; 30 rebounds; 17 fouls … Scoring: Kayla Schaefer 18, Erika Schlangen 13, Rachel Rittenhouse 5, Rachel Ampe 5, Brooke Wuertz 4, Bryanna Burg 4 … 3-point shots: Schlangen 2 … Rebound leaders: Rittenhouse 10 … Assist leaders: Schlangen 4 … Steal leaders: Schlangen 2

MORRIS/CHOKIO-ALBERTA – 21-45 FG (5-10 3-pt); 17-22 FT; 23 rebounds; 19 fouls … Scoring: MaKenzie Smith 18, Katie Holzheimer 16, Beth Holland 12, Becca Holland 7, Tracy Meichsner 7, Nicole Strobel 2, Kaitlin Vogel 2  … 3-point shots: Holzheimer 3, Beth Holland 1, Becca Holland 1 … Rebound leaders: Becca Holland 5, Beth Holland 4 … Assist leaders: Abbie Olson 5, Smith 4 … Steal leaders: Smith 5, Holzheimer 3, Meichsner 3

West Cent. South

Montevideo 43, YME 34

Montevideo improved to 5-1 in the West Central South with a 43-34 victory over winless Yellow Medicine East.

Tia Diggins paced the T-Hawks (5-1, 6-3) with 15 points. Jessica Janisch added 9 points, 7 steals and 6 rebounds, and Natalie Feldhake had 11 points and 5 rebounds.

Dani Aus led the Sting (0-6, 0-9) with 13 points.

YME (0-6, 0-9)    12 22 — 34

Montevideo (5-1, 6-3)    24 19 — 43

YELLOW MEDICINE EAST – 13-60 FG (1-8 3-pt); 7-14 FT; 27 rebounds; 20 fouls … Scoring: Britanna Raddatz 4, Dani Aus 13, Danie Roden 5, Kelly Anderson 8, Chyanne Sand 4 … 3-point shots: Roden 1 … Rebound leaders: Sand 8, Cassie Struffert 7 … Assist leaders: Aus 2, Struffert 2 … Steal leaders: Anderson 5, Sand 4, Aus 4

MONTEVIDEO – 16-33 FG (1-4 3-pt); 8-19 FT; 23 rebounds; 15 fouls … Scoring: Jessica Janisch 9, Tia Diggins 15, Natalie Feldhake 11, Ashley Hoehne 8 … 3-point shots: Janisch 1 … Rebound leaders: Janisch 6, Feldhake 5, Hoehne 5 … Assist leaders: Diggins 3, Morgan Reidinger 2 … Steal leaders: Janisch 7, Hoehne 4

LQPV 46, BOLD 45

MacKenzie Clark hit the game-winning 3-pointer with less than four seconds left and Lac qui Parle Valley upset BOLD in Madison on Friday.

Clark’s shot marked the first time the Eagles held the lead in the game. She hit a baseline shot with 3.3 seconds left and the Eagles’ Jordan Halvorson intercepted BOLD’s full-court pass attempt to seal the win.

Alaysia Freetly led the Eagles with 18 points and Halvorson had 8. Clark, who hit both of LQPV’s 3-point shots, both in the final two minutes, finished with 8 points, as did Morgan Croatt.

Clark had 8 assists and 3 steals, and Aundrea DuFrane had 6 assists.

BOLD’s Taylor Ebnet had 14 points, Baylie Kubesh had 13 and Carly Sigurdson scored 12.

The Eagles play host to Benson at 7:30 p.m. Monday.

BOLD (7-3)    23 22 — 45

LQPV (3-8)    22 24 — 46

BOLD – 15 FG (4 3-pt); 11-21 FT; NA rebounds; 13 fouls … Scoring: Baylie Kubesh 13, Taylor Ebnet 14, Carly Sigurdson 12, Mallorie Steffel 2, Maggie Nagel 4 … 3-point shots: Kubesh 3, Sigurdson 1 … Rebound leaders: NA … Assist leaders: NA … Steal leaders: NA

LAC QUI PARLE VALLEY – 20-36 FG (2-6 3-pt); 4-7 FT; 22 rebounds; 16 fouls … Scoring: Morgan Croatt 8, Kaitlin Connor 2, MacKenzie Clark 8, Alaysia Freetly 18, Jordan Halvorson 10 … 3-point shots: Clark 2 … Rebound leaders: Halvorson 7, Freetly 6 … Assist leaders: Clark 8, Aundrea DuFrane 6 … Steal leaders: Clark 3

Non-Conference

ACGC 50, Waska 45

Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City overcame a nine-point halftime deficit to beat Minnewaska 50-45 in a non-conference game.

Sydney Larson scored a game-high 19 points, and Erica Melbie and Shelby Schroeder each netted 13 for ACGC (5-6).

Sydney Joos led the Lakers (3-8) with 14 points and 6 rebounds.

ACGC (5-6)    20 30 — 50

Minnewaska (3-8)    29 16 — 45

ACGC – FG n/a (2-13 3-pt); 12-17 FT; rebounds n/a; 18 fouls … Scoring: Shelby Schroeder 13, Erica Melbie 13, Sydney Larson 19, Katie Moore 3, Jacey Nelson 2 … 3-point shots: Schroeder 1, Melbie 1 … Rebound leaders: n/a … Assist leaders: n/a … Steal leaders: n/a

MINNEWASKA – 18-49 FG (2-6 3-pt); 7-18 FT; 22 rebounds; 18 fouls … Scoring: Carley Stewart 1, Bayley Pooler 9, Madison Phillips 8, Ariel Ostrander 2, Paige Anderson 5, Ashlyn Guggisberg 2, Veronica Weisel 4, Sydney Joos 14 … 3-point shots: Phillips 2 … Rebound leaders: Joos 6, Weisel 6 … Assist leaders: n/a … Steal leaders: Pooler 2, Anderson 2

Benson 50, Melrose 49

Melrose was nursing a three-point lead, 49-46, with 13 seconds remaining in the second half when the Braves’ Emma Peterson scored on a layup.

The Dutchmen turned it over on the in-bounds and Peterson sank a jump shot for the winning score.

Peterson finished with 23 points. She made a trio of treys and on another attempt made all three free throws when she was fouled.

Krista Motzko followed with 10 points and Hannah Ricard 8.

Melrose (0-4, 1-9) got balanced scoring led by Emily Goerdt with 14, Tayler Reller with 10 and Gabi Sawyer and Sheila Poepping with 8 each.

Benson (2-4, 4-7)    28  22 — 50

Melrose (0-4, 1-9)    24 25 — 49

BENSON – 19-49 FG (6-21 3-pt); 6-10 FT; 14 fouls … Scoring: Emma Peterson 23, Krista Motzko 10, Alexi Nissen 5, Jean Marie Golden 2, Cyra Carlson 2, Hannah Ricard 8 … 3-point shots: Peterson 3, Motzko 2, Nissen ... Rebound leaders: Peterson 8, Carlson 7 ... Assist leaders: Nissen 3 ... Steal leaders: Motzko 2

MELROSE – 19-48 FG (3-11 3-pt); 8-14 FT; 11 fouls … Scoring: Tayler Reller 10, Emily Goerdt 14, Gabi Sawyer 8, Justine Revermann 4, Torri Reller 5, Sheila Poepping 8  … 3-point shots: Ta. Reller, Sawyer, To. Reller

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