Sioux Central can’t recover from third quarter surge in loss to ELC

Estherville Lincoln Central outscored Sioux Central 23-11 in the third quarter to pull away and the Midgets defeated the Rebels 53-42 in a nonconference game on Tuesday at Sioux Rapids.

Sioux Central held a 5-2 lead after the first quarter. It was 17-15 Estherville at halftime. The Midgets took a 40-26 lead into the fourth quarter of play.

Jake Hanson scored 11 points to lead Sioux Central. Hunter Decker added nine and Blake Cavanaugh seven.

Caden Krager tallied six points. Zach Lundquist had four, Chase Jessen three and Prestan Samson two.

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