Storm Lake Vs. HWC Basketball Recap

Storm Lake basketball at Western recap

Girls final: (2A-#4) Western 69, Storm Lake 43

-Game was tied 10-10 after one quarter
-Most of the first half was back and forth with each team trading leads before Western took a 30-22 lead at halftime
-Storm Lake scored the first point of the 3rd quarter but Western went on a 13-0 run and the lead never got back to single digits after that as Western led 53-27 after three
-Storm Lake was 3/9 at the FT line, Western was 17/25
-Rachel and Ariel Bozonie each scored 9 points, Briana Soto had 8
-Nebraska basketball commit Ashtyn Veerbeek led Western with a game-high 24 points

SL: 4-15 (1-9) - HWC: 16-2 (8-2)
Storm Lake hosts Spirit Lake on Friday


Boys game: (2A-#1) Western 62, Storm Lake 41

-Storm Lake‘s largest lead was 10 (22-12 in the first quarter)
-Storm Lake led 22-15 after one quarter but only scored 19 points the rest of the game
-Storm Lake trailed 31-28 at halftime and 54-34 after three quarters
-Malga Yanga led Storm Lake with 11 points, Cham Deng and Chuol Gatluak had 7 each
-Western’s Jacob Vis scored a game-high 21 points
-Storm Lake was 8/19 at the FT line, Western was 13/22

SL: 10-6 (4-6) - HWC: 16-0 (10-0)