|1/10/2020 8:15:00 AM|
Jaguars hold off Falcon boys
RCW 32-38 = 70
RRC 23-33 = 56
Red Rock Central couldn't overcome a rough start Thursday night, falling 70-56 to Renville County West at Lamberton.
The Falcons trailed 26-9 as the Jaguars forced RRC into 15 first-half turnovers. But the Falcons battled back, going on a 14-0 run to close the deficit to three late in the half. RCW ended the half with a six-point lead.
In the second half, the Falcons were able to trim the deficit to five points on a handful of occasions, but RCW answered, quickly pushing the lead to double figures each time before claiming a 14-point win.
Sam Helmer led RRC with 14 points. Jonah Hansen and Mason Gode each scored 10 points in the loss.
Next games: Check for updates after each game.
Windom: at Luverne, Jan. 10
MLAC: vs. HLOF (at Mt. Lake), Jan. 10
RRC: at SWC (Edgerton), Jan. 10
WWG: vs. Edgerton (at Westbrook), Jan. 10