WBM/GCB girls in 39-30 victory
WEST BEND – West Bend-Mallard/Gilmore City-Bradgate evened its girls’ basketball record at 2-2 on the season with a 39-30 victory over Clay Central-Everly on Nov. 30 in West Bend.
Kayla Banwart and McKenzie Grimm led the Wolverine scoring with nine points each. Emily Jobst (11) and Blair Montgomery (10) paced the Mavericks.
The Wolverines also got eight from Cassie Gearhard, six from Ashley Schmidt, five from Courtney Bargmann and two from Sarah Mader.
GT/RA 41, WBM/GCB 40
WBM/GCB fell to GT/RA in a close contest on the road on Nov. 27. The Knights posted a 41-40 victory over the Wolverines.
Kayla Banwart scored 19 points to pace the Wolverines, who trailed 17-14 at halftime. Sarah Mader was next with seven and Harrison Schmidt added six.
North Iowa 52, WBM/GCB 44
North Iowa withstood a third quarter rally by the Wolverines and held off West Bend-Mallard/Gilmore City-Bradgate, 52-44 in non-conference basketball at Buffalo Center on Nov. 26.
Paige Hassebroek scored 20 points and Rachel Boekelman had 13 to pace the Broncos. Kayla Banwart scored 12 to lead the Wolverines. She was backed by Ashley Schmidt with eight and Courtney Bargmann with five. Scoring four each was McKenzie Grimm, Sarah Mader, Cassie Gearhart and Portlind Schmidt.