Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Hannah Wolff put a jumper over Crosby-Ironton's Kenra Perpich during last Friday night's game. (Vance Carlson / Enterprise)

C-I uses 26-1 run to defeat Panthers

Email Sign up for Breaking News Alerts
sports Park Rapids, 56470
Park Rapids Minnesota PO Box 111 56470

After the first 14 minutes of last Friday night's Mid-State Conference girls basketball game, Park Rapids held a 17-16 lead over undefeated Crosby-Ironton.

Advertisement
Advertisement

Over the next 11 minutes, Crosby-Ironton went on a 26-1 run to spark a 59-30 victory at the Area High School gym.

The Rangers jumped out to a 7-0 lead before Park Rapids rallied.

A jumper by Hailey Lundin, a layup off a steal by Hannah Wolff, a jumper by Carson Lee Christenson, three free throws by Olivia Vaadeland, and a 3-pointer by Wolff tied the game at 12-12 with 7:15 to play in the first half.

A jumper by Alyssa Carlson and a 3-pointer by Wolff gave the Panthers a 17-16 lead with 3:53 remaining in the opening half.

Two 3-pointers by Katie Swanhorst helped C-I close the half with an 8-0 run to carry a 24-17 lead into the intermission.

Another 3-pointer by Swanhorst pushed the lead to 27-17 before Wolff hit a free throw with 17:13 to play.

The Panthers went scoreless for almost eight minutes as C-I built a 42-18 advantage. Missy Foote scored three baskets inside and Jana Anderson hit a 3-pointer to spark the Rangers' 15-0 run.

Carlson's two free throws at the 10:44 mark and 3-pointer with 9:27 to play made it 42-23. Wolff followed with a jumper as the Panthers trailed 43-23 with 9:25 to go.

A free throw by Wolff with 3:29 left, a three-point play by Lydia Lutz at the 2:51 mark and a free throw by Christenson with 2:16 remaining concluded the scoring as the Panthers fell to 0-3 in the conference and 1-5 overall.

Wolff (12) and Carlson (7) combined for 19 points to lead the Panthers.

Foote (14), Swanhorst (12) and Anderson (11) hit double figures for the Rangers, who improved to 4-0 overall.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement