Win E Mac @ Red Lake Falls

Win E Mac @ Red Lake Falls

February 19, 2024 0


GBB – Win E Mac @ Red Lake Falls – 96.7 FM KKCQ

Red Lake Falls, MN — The Win E Mac Patriots hung on to win a wild game over the Red Lake Falls Eagles 63-61 on Monday night.

Going into the game, both teams had nearly identical records, were evenly matched and the game played out evenly throughout. The first half saw eight lead changes and a 28-25 Red Lake Falls lead at the break but Win E Mac would respond taking their first lead of the second half at 34-33. From there the Patriots would go on a 12-2 run to take the largest lead of the game 46-35. Red Lake Falls wouldn’t go away putting together a 6-0 run of their own to make it 46-41 and take the lead 56-55. Both teams would trade blows in the final few minutes resulting in Win E Mac taking a 63-61 lead with 15 seconds remaining and giving Red Lake Falls the final shot. Red Lake Falls Sophomore Shandi Nelson, who had 38 points, would get an open look at a corner three pointer to take a lead with seconds to spare. However, her attempt would come up short and the Win E Mac Patriots would win 63-61.

With the win, Win E Mac improves to 6-18 with just one game left in the regular season on Friday versus Goodridge/Grygla. (96.7 FM KKCQ). Red Lake Falls drops to 4-19 and will be at Kittson County Central on Tuesday and finish their regular season on Thursday when they host Goodridge/Grygla. Tipoff set for 4 p.m. (96.7 FM KKCQ).

Win E Mac Patriots Stats

Lauren Kaupang 14 pts 6 rebs
Shelby Mandt 13 pts 1 reb
Kianna Tadman 8 pts 2 rebs
Kiersten Anderson 7 pts 2 rebs
Paige Breitbach 7 pts 2 rebs
Ava Howard 6 pts 4 rebs
Ella Strom 4 pts 1 reb
Emily Strom 2 pts 4 rebs
Alyssa Morberg 2 pts 1 reb

8-15 FT’s – 53%
24 Turnovers

Red Lake Falls Eagles Stats

Shandi Nelson 38 pts 6 rebs
Elizabeth Lytle 11 pts 6 rebs
Kayla Schafer 8 pts 6 rebs
Amelia Warne 4 pts 3 rebs

19-34 FT’s- 55%
28 Turnovers


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