AE 21-27 = 48
MLAC 34-28 = 62
Mt. Lake Area-Comfrey used a balanced attack and a tight defensive performance to run away from Adrian-Ellsworth for a 62-48 win Thursday in Mt. Lake.
The Wolverines were able to surge late in the first half, building a 13-point halftime cushion. MLAC’s defense held the Dragons to 29% shooting for the game and prevented a second-half rally.
Four Wolverines scored in double figures, led by Brooke Naas with 19 points. Annika Brinkman scored 14, Jaci Tollefson 11 and Julia Brinkman 10 in the win.
RRC 20-27 = 47
MCC 25-17 = 42
Red Rock Central pounded the ball inside in the second half Thursday night, rallying for a 47-42 victory over Murray County Central in Slayton.
The win snapped an eight-game skid for the Falcons.
MCC led by five at halftime, but the Falcons were able to work the ball into the lane in the second half. Senior Sondra Rindfleisch scored 15 of her team-high 21 points in the second half.
Meanwhile, the Falcons held the Rebel attack largely in check.
Alyssa Cowan added 10 points in the win for the Falcons.
Next games: Check for updates after each game.
Windom: vs. Fairmont, Jan. 13
MLAC: at Nicollet, Jan. 13
RRC: at Wabasso, Jan. 14