Women's Basketball 2-0 in the New Year

Women's Basketball 2-0 in the New Year

The women’s basketball team had a pair of wins to start the New Year in Grand Rapids, MN.

Friday night the Spartans won over Itasca 79-70.

The Spartans were led by:

Cassandra Jordan 24 points (9/15 FG, 6/8 FT), 6 rebounds, 6 assists. Haley Poehler 17 points (8/13 FG), 10 rebounds, 8 assist, 4 steals. Lydia Klemetson 11 points. Samantha Lupkes 10 points (4/8 FG) 7 rebounds.


The Spartans followed that up with a win over Mesabi Range 79-67 Saturday morning.

The Spartan’s were led by:

Haley Poehler 18 points (FG 9/11), 11 rebounds, 6 assists. Cassandra Jordan 18 points (FG 5/13, FT 7/8), 8 rebounds, 3 assists, Samantha Lupkes 13 points (FG 6/8). Claire Mathiesen 10 points (FG 5/8) 3 assists. Lydia Klemtson 8 points (3’s 2/5) 5 rebounds 7 assists

“These two games we were able to play a full game. We had some struggles, but the girls didn’t allow it to drag us down. This has given us great momentum to carry into the start of our conference season.” Said coach Hendrickson.

The women’s basketball team opens conference play with Ridgewater at home on Wednesday at 5:45 PM.