The Exeter-Milligan Timberwolves routed the McCool Jct. Mustangs 61-10 in girls basketball Tuesday, February 12 at Geneva in the first round of the D1-2 Sub district Tournament in a win ignited by a first-quarter blitz.
The Timberwolves forced 21 McCool Jct. turnovers to help the victory.
The Timberwolves led 19-0 after the opening period, led 37-2 after the second quarter, and then led 51-3 going into the final period.
Exeter-Milligan improved its season mark to 19-4.
Exeter-Milligan hit 3 of 10 three-point tries and sank 6 of 10 free throw tries. The Timberwolves made 26 of 78 from the field, while McCool Jct. was 1 of 32 from the field. McCool Jct. hit 0 of 7 three-pointers and sank 8 of 13 from the line.
Exeter-Milligan held a 42-14 edge on the boards.
Scoring- J. Pribyl 17, Zwickl 13, Luzum 8, Zeleny 7, A. Pribyl 6, Erdkamp 5, Bigelow 4, Yound 1. Rebounds- A. Pribyl 4. Assists- Zeleny 4, Erdkamp 4. Steals- J. Pribyl 6.
Team fouls– Exeter-Milligan-17, McCool Jct.-9.
The Exeter-Milligan Timberwolves defeated the Heartland Huskies 43-37 in an overtime battle in girls basketball Thursday, February 14 at Geneva in the championship game of the D1-2 Sub-district Tournament.
The score was tied 35-35 after regulation.
The Timberwolves jumped ahead 11-9 after the first quarter, led 20-16 at halftime, and then trailed 27-24 going into the fourth quarter.
Exeter-Milligan improved its season mark to 20-4.
Exeter-Milligan made 2 of 4 three-point attempts and sank 7 of 13 from the line. The Timberwolves made 17 of 44 field goal attempts, while Heartland was 12 of 40 from the field. Heartland sank 2 of 9 three-point tries and sank 11 of 15 free throw tries.
The 20-4 Timberwolves will play this Friday, February 22 at Seward at 7 p.m., against 19-3 Friend for the district championship.
Scoring- J. Pribyl 16, Zwickl 11, Erdkamp 5, Zeleny 4, Luzum 4, J. Pribyl 2, Bigelow 1. Rebounds- J. Pribyl 6. Assists- J. Pribyl 3. Steals- J. Pribyl 3.
Team rebounds– Exeter-Milligan-20, Heartland-21. Team fouls– Exeter-Milligan-14, Heartland-12.