Alta-Aurelia boys basketball

Cherokee 3-point barrage too much for Alta-Aurelia

Four days later, it was just about the same result. Alta-Aurelia and Cherokee played each other last Thursday in the regular season finale and the Braves won by 42 points. The same two teams met again in the first round of the Class 2A district tournament on Monday night in Cherokee, and while it was another lopsided win for the […]

Alta-Aurelia falls in regular season finale

Cherokee outscored Alta-Aurelia 26-4 in the third quarter to blow the game open as the Braves defeated the Warriors 78-36 in a nonconference game last Thursday at Cherokee. The Braves held an 18-12 lead after the first quarter before extending it to 34-26 by halftime. Cherokee took control in the third quarter and led 60-30 heading into the fourth quarter. […]

Second-half outburst not enough for Alta-Aurelia to beat OABCIG

OABCIG outscored Alta-Aurelia 19-6 in the first quarter and the Falcons were never threatened after that as they extended their winning streak to eight games after an 85-60 win on Tuesday at Ida Grove. Alta-Aurelia scored the first two points of the game, but the Falcons scored nine unanswered points to take the lead for good. OABCIG went on a […]

Newell-Fonda clinches Twin Lakes Conference title with lopsided win over Alta-Aurelia

Newell-Fonda wasted little time clinching the Twin Lakes Conference outright as the Mustangs jumped out to a 22-11 lead after the first quarter as the Mustangs defeated Alta-Aurelia 83-40 in a Twin Lakes Conference game last Friday at Alta. The Mustangs (17-2) won the league with a perfect 11-0 record. Newell-Fonda extended its lead to 45-19 by halftime and 69-33 […]

Boys teams begin district tourney play next Monday

The road to the boys state basketball tournament begins for area prep teams next Monday. In Class 1A, Storm Lake St. Mary’s (5-13) will take on Woodbury Central (13-7) in the first round at Le Mars Gehlen at 6:30 p.m. The winner plays either Le Mars Gehlen (13-5) or Lawton-Bronson (6-13) on Feb. 17 at Le Mars Gehlen. Newell-Fonda (17-2) […]

Alta-Aurelia wins ugly game with River Valley

Alta-Aurelia took a 13-point lead into the fourth quarter and spen the final 8 minutes holding off a late charge by River Valley as the Warriors held on for a 42-38 win in a nonconference game last Thursday at Alta. The Warriors led 11-9 after the first quarter. They extended their lead to 21-11 by halftime. It was 35-22 Warriors […]

Alta-Aurelia relinquishes lead, game to league foe Emmetsburg in fourth quarter

Emmetsburg outscored Alta-Aurelia 17-10 in the fourth quarter as the E-Hawks rallied from eight points down to get past the Warriors 47-46 in a Twin Lakes Conference game on Tuesday at Emmetsburg. The E-Hawks led 12-9 after the first quarter and extended their lead to 21-17 at halftime. Alta-Aurelia used a 19-9 third-quarter surge to take a 36-30 lead into […]

Manson takes control in second half to beat Alta-Aurelia, 56-41

Manson Northwest Webster used a 16-6 spurt in the third quarter to pull away as the Cougars defeated Alta-Aurelia 56-41 in a Twin Lakes Conference game last Friday at Manson. Manson led 17-15 after the first quarter, but Alta-Aurelia held a 25-24 lead at the halftime break. It was 40-31 Manson entering the fourth period. Tanner Randall led all scorers […]

Sioux Central pulls away from Alta-Aurelia in second half to win

Sioux Central outscored Alta-Aurelia 44-25 over the second and third quarters to take control as the Rebels went on to hand the Warriors a 75-40 setback in a Twin Lakes Conference game on Tuesday at Sioux Rapids. It was Sioux Central’s 12th straight win after an 0-3 start. The Rebels jumped out to a 20-8 lead after the first quarter […]

East Sac hands Alta-Aurelia loss

After a close first quarter, East Sac County outscored Alta-Aurelia 50-26 the rest of the game as the Raiders handed the Warriors a 63-35 setback in a Twin Lakes Conference game last Friday at Alta. East Sac County held a 13-9 lead after the first quarter, but the Raiders extended it to 23-13 by halftime. It was 41-26 East Sac […]