Trojans fall in overtime to Central
Tuesday, December 04, 2012 2:03 AM
In an overtime match in Elkader Friday, the Turkey Valley girls basketball team (2-2, 0-2 UIC) came up just two points short, falling 45-47.
Amanda Mueterthies looks for an open teammate in a recent game. Mueterthies had two points, two rebounds and two assists Friday. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)
The Trojans managed just two points in the extended frame.
"The girls played hard. We know we have some things to work on. We have had such a limited amount of time to get in everything we need to," said Co-Coaches Dan Stepan and Mike Kuennen. "The girls' attitudes have been outstanding."
Neither team was hot at the start of the game, scoring just a combined 13 points in the first quarter. At the first break, it was 7-6 Central. The Warriors pulled ahead in the second quarter, scoring 14 points to Turkey Valley's seven to lead 21-13 at the half.
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