E-Hawk JV Falls To ELC?Midgets
Emmetsburg’s Junior Varsity boys basketball team fought valiantly but came up short in a 49-41 loss to Estherville Lincoln Central on Dec. 10. The young E-Hawks trailed 9-11 after one quarter and 15-22 at the intermission. ELC held a five-point lead, 32-27 over the E-Hawks after three quarters and went on to take the 49-41 win.
Emmetsburg was led by Jake Jackson with 12 points, while Clayton Henderson added six points. Tyler Clasing scored five points in the effort, while Zach Overburg, Marcus Akridge and Mike Wolff all added four points each. Tyler Thornbury, Dennis Theesfeld and Cody Henderson all scored two points in the effort.
Emmetsburg made 12 of 27 shots from two-point rand and hit 17 of 37 attempts outside the arc, while making five of 16 free throws. The E-Hawks had 22 rebounds and committed 19 turnovers in the loss.