Defense fuels Alta-Aurelia to win over Sioux Central

Friedrich scores 26 in 51-46 Warrior victory

Ross Friedrich scored a career-high 26 points, including 7 of 13 from 3-point range, and added eight rebounds, three assists and two steals to help lead Alta-Aurelia to a 51-46 win over Sioux Central on Tuesday night at Alta.

Alta-Aurelia held an 11-8 lead after the first quarter. It was 23-21 Warriors at halftime and 33-32 heading into the fourth period of play.

Zach Sliefert scored 12 poiints for the Warriors, who are now 3-0 overall.

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