Tornadoes Sweep Pocahontas Area In Hoops

The Storm Lake basketball teams both picked up wins Tuesday night over visiting Pocahontas Area. The girls game was close the entire way and Storm Lake would win 61-57. Storm Lake’s biggest lead was nine points at 41-33 in the 3rd quarter. The Indians would go on a 13-2 run to take a 46-44 lead into the 4th quarter.

Storm Lake would take the lead for good with just under four minutes to play as they improve to 7-3 on the year. The Tornadoes were led by Adeeya Yanga’s 22 points and Avery DeHaan added 15. The Indians were led by Jenna Vonnahme’s 18 points as Poky falls to 4-4 overall. Click below to hear from Storm Lake coach Nate Reichter.

The Storm Lake boys scored 53 first half points in a 102-74 victory over Pocahontas Area. Jaidyn Coon scored 27 points, Cam Boyd had 22, Justin Guynn had 20, and Carson Lullmann scored a career high 13 points and the Tornadoes move to 6-2 on the season.

Pocahontas Area’s Ethan Behrens scored 16 while Caleb Roberts added 12 and Christian Valenzuela chipped in with ten points and the loss drops the Indians to 0-7.

Click below to hear from Storm Lake coach Evan Franzmeier along with seniors Landon DeMoss and Brock Turnquist.


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