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Lady E-Hawks Battle Hard In Losses

By Staff | Jan 11, 2011

Emmetsburg’s Whitney Kibbie focuses on defese against Western Christian on Friday night. -- Dan Voigt photo

Emmetsburg’s Lady E-Hawks battled hard in back-to-back losses Thursday and Friday. On Thursday, the Lady E-Hawks fell to Manson Northwest Webster by a 53-38 tally, and then fell in Lakes Conference play to Western Christian by a 60-33 score. Emmetsburg falls to 3-7 overall and 1-5 in the league.

Thursday, the Lady E-Hawks stayed with Manson Northwest Webster until an injury sidelined Paige Naig in the final quarter. Nicole Leuer would lead the Lady E-Hawks with 14 points, while Naig had a double- double of 10 points and 11 boards. Justine Kummer added eight points, while Kaity Degen, Whiney Kibbie and Jacque Carlson all had two points.

Friday night, Emmetsburg got in an early hole and couldn’t claw its’ way out in the 60-33 loss to the Wolfpack.

Paige Naig would lead Emmetsburg with 17 points in the contest, while Nicole Leuer added eight points, which included a pair of treys. Aly Berven, Kaity Degen, Faith Schmidt and Whitney Kibbie all added two points to the final tally for the Lady E-Hawks.