Willmar girls roll over New Ulm
Willmar 58, New Ulm 44
WILLMAR – Willmar defeated New Ulm on Tuesday night in nonconference girl’s basketball action.
Hunter Ahlness led the Eagles with 14 points, Kelsey Anderson and Taylor Bolduan each added eight points.
New Ulm (0-4) will host St. Peter on Thursday night in a South Central Conference match-up.
Sleepy Eye 56
WABASSO – Wabasso improved to 4-0 with a win 73-56 win against Sleepy Eye in a Tomahawk Conference girl’s basketball game on Tuesday.
Chelsea Guetter, from Wabasso, led all scorers with 29 points, while Morgan Frank added 10 points and 14 rebounds for the double-double.
Josie Schieffert and McKAyla Ahlrich led Sleepy Eye with 14 and 11 points, respectively.
Wabasso (4-0, 3-0) plays at Fulda on Friday, while Sleepy Eye (1-3, 0-2) plays Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s at home on Thursday.
Sibley East 55,
ARLINGTON – Sibley East downed Nicollet on Tuesday night in a nonconference girls basketball game.
Megan Eckberg led Sibley East with 15 points and 12 rebounds. Jessica Garza added 12 points and had 11 steals.
Emily Skrien scored 11 points for Nicollet.
Sibley East (2-1) will host Jordan on Thursday night in the Minnesota River Conference opener for the Wolverines. Nicollet (0-2) travels to St. Clair on Thursday night in a Valley Conference matchup.
RRC 58, St. Mary’s 56
LAMBERTON – Red Rock Central girls’ basketball team squeaked out a win in overtime over nonconference opponent Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s.
Brooke Rasmussen led the Falcons in scoring with 14 points. Melanie Kedl had 12 points and 13 rebounds.
The Knights were led by Becca Schmitz with 14 points and 13 rebounds. Sabrina Portner and Nikki Carr each added 10 points.
The Falcons (1-0) take on Westbrook-Walnut Grove on Thursday, while St. Mary’s (2-3) will play at Sleepy Eye on Thursday.
CMC 57, BLHS 47
MORGAN – Cedar Mountain/Comfrey defeated Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart in a Tomahawk Conference girls’ basketball game on Tuesday.
Andrea Ochs and Courtney Nelsen led the Cougars with 18 and 16 points, respectively.
Michelle Melsha had 18 points to lead the Mustangs, and Hannah VanderVoort added 11 points.
CMC (2-1, 2-1) plays again at home on Friday against Springfield, while BLHS (0-2, 0-2) visits New Ulm Cathedral on Friday.