1/9/2013 8:34:00 AM Inside game sparks Eagle girls past Saints
Falcons rally past MLA for first win
RRC 06-28 = 34 MLA 15-13 = 28 Red Rock Central overcame a sluggish first half by outscoring Mt. Lake Area 28-13 in the second half. That gave the Falcons a 34-28 victory at Mt. Lake for their first win of the season.
MLA held the Falcons to six first-half points before RRC battled back from a nine-point halftime deficit.
Brooke Rasmussen led the Falcons with 10 points. Fern Engen had seven rebounds.
Paige Brown led MLA with 10 points and 11 rebounds.
WWG 27-27 = 54 HBC 22-21 = 43 Westbrook-Walnut Grove cranked up the defense in the second half, turning a five-point halftime lead into a 54-43 victory over Hills-Beaver Creek Tuesday in Hills.
Paige Erickson had a strong all-around night for the Chargers, finishing with 22 points, 11 rebounds and five steals.
Elizabeth Woelber and Dayna Comnick each added 10 points in the win.
Next games: Check for updates after each game. MLA: at MCC (Slayton), Jan. 11 RRC: vs. Ellsworth (at Jeffers), Jan. 11 WWG: vs. Fulda (at Westbrook), Jan. 11
SJA 24-28 = 52 Windom 26-35 = 61 A dominant inside performance and a 17-0 run in the second half carried the Windom Eagles to a 61-52 win over St. James Area Tuesday night at Windom.
The Eagles went on the 17-0 run after the Saints had tied the game at 28-28. Windom pushed the lead to 45-28 and never looked back.
The inside duo of Gina Hauge and Holly Larson proved too much for St. James to overcome. Hauge scored 14 of her game-high 24 points in the first half while Larson tacked on 10 of her 12 points in the second half.
Rachel Sorensen added seven points for the Eagles. Kelsey Hanefeld and Jasmine Carlson scored six points each.
Next games: Check for updates after each game. Windom: vs. Luverne, Jan. 11