(PHOTOS) Girls Basketball Results Saturday, January 11th

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Kuemper At East Sac

Kuemper 60

East Sac 53


This game as tight the whole way with Kuemper edging away in the 4th quarter with an outstanding effort. The Knights outscored East Sac 26-13 in the 4th quarter to rally from down 40-34 heading into the final stanza.  Kuemper only hit 14-24 from the free throw line for the game but Catherine Mayhall and Maci Wittrock came up bit going 7 of 8 down the stretch. East Sac had played well through 3 quarters and got good shooting nights from Josie Bontrager and Mary Bontrager from behind the arc. Josie knocked down four 3’s and Mary had three all in the 1st half. The game had 12 lead changes and 5 ties. The last lead change came when Kuemper went up 42-41 rallying back from down 40-34 which was their biggest deficit.  Kuemper built their lead to 52-44 and then kept the lead between 6 and 8 points. Maci Wittrock and Mallory Badding each had 13 points to lead Kuemper with Wittrock pulling down a team high 8 rebounds. Catherine Mayhall finished with 9 points and 7 rebounds and hit 5-6 free throws in the final two minutes. Megan Bauer had a big game off the bench with 9 points and 6 rebounds. Josie Bontrager paced the Raiders with 16 points, Maty Quirk added 14 points, 8 rebounds and 4 steals. Bree Boeckman had a team high 12 rebounds and Meredith Brown had 8 rebounds and Kayla Kraft with 8 rebounds. Mary Bontrager finished with 9 points. Kuemper moves to 2-9 on the season and will host Newell Fonda on Tuesday. East Sac falls to 3-7 and will be at Cherokee on Thursday.

Kuemper Stats

Catherine Mayhall 9 Points, 7 Rebounds, 2 Assists, Steal

Brooklyn Gifford 2 Rebounds, Assist

Maci Wittrock 13 Points, 8 Rebounds, 2 Steals

Kyndal Hilgenberg 7 Points, 2 Rebounds, Assist, Steal

Mallory Badding 13 Points, 4 Rebounds

Megan Bauer 9 Points, 6 Rebounds, Assist, Steal

Sophie Badding 2 Points, 5 Rebounds

Sarah Steffes 6 Points, 3 Rebounds

Kora Thomsen 1 Point, Rebound


East Sac Stats

Josie Bontrager 16 Points, 2 Rebounds, Assist, Steal

Mary Bontrager 9 Points, Assist

Kayla Kraft 9 Points, 8 Rebounds, Assist, Steal, Block

Meredith Brown 3 Points, 8 Rebounds, Assist, Steal

Maty Quirk 14 Points, 8 Rebounds, 4 Assists, 4 Steals

Bree Boeckman 2 Points, 12 Rebounds, 7 Assists, Steal

Lauren Litterer 1 Rebound


Quarter Scores           1st        2nd        3rd        Final

Kuemper                     12        26        34        60

East Sac                       12        23        40        53