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East Sac Girls Defeat Storm Lake in Season Opener

November 20, 2020 10:08pm

East Sac County took the lead for good with an 11-0 1st half run in their season opening 45-28 win over Storm Lake in girls basketball in Sac City.  

Storm Lake rattled off eight straight points to begin the game before the Raiders scored 11 straight, helping them to an 18-13 lead at halftime.  

The Tornadoes closed within one during the 3rd quarter, but East Sac took a 26-22 lead into the 4th quarter, and the Raiders scored the first seven points of the 4th quarter to gain breathing room.  

Mary Bontrager scored a game-high 14 points for East Sac, followed by Carly Fischer and Maty Quirk with 9 each, and Meredith Brown added 8.  

Mary Yanga led Storm Lake with 10, and Amy Slight put in 8.  

The Storm Lake girls play next Tuesday at South Central Calhoun, which will be broadcast on 92.9FM KKIA.  

The East Sac girls and boys host Woodbury Central on December 1st.