Slow start hurts SL girls in setback to Spirit Lake

Storm Lake’s Jenna Neumann grabs a

rebound away from Spirit Lake’s Emma

Lovall and Jordyn Hamm during their

game last Thursday. TIMES photo by


Spirit Lake scored the first seven points of the game in racing out to a 21-2 lead after the first quarter and the Indians were never threatened after that as they defeated Storm Lake 63-31 last Thursday at Spirit Lake.

The Indians extended their lead to 36-9 by halftime. It was 51-22 Spirit Lake heading into the fourth quarter.

Briana Soto scored eight points to lead Storm Lake, now 2-9 overall. Pasha Nyewe added six points and Rachel Bozonie five.

Skylar Cole, Danielle Reyes and Kaylee Oehler all tallied three points. Nyathal Deng had two and Jenna Neumann one.

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