Sioux Center Downs Sheldon in Girls Basketball

first_imgSioux Center Iowa — Hope Arends hit a pair of free throws with less than a second on the clock to give Sioux Center a 52-50 home win over Sheldon in a girls basketball matchup Thursday night. At the other end with :04 seconds left Sheldon’s Raegan Freeman had hit a free throw to tie the game at 50-50.In a game that featured numerous lead changes through out Sioux Center led at the end of the first quarter 20-13. In the second quarter Sheldon’s Brooklyn Grady dropped in 12 of her 14 points to spark the Orabs to a 34-25 halftime lead. Her effort included a trio of 3-point buckets as the Orabs hit 7 threes in the first half. In the third quarter Jacie Vander Waal went off for 11 points as the Warriors regained the lead at 48-45 going into the final 8 minutes.Hope Arends and Brooklyn Grady tied for game high honors with 14 points each. Maliah Kleinhesselink added a dozen points as the Orabs had two players in double figures to match Sioux Center. Vander Waal finished the night with 11 points.With the win Sioux Center is even at 2-2 on the year and in the conference. Sheldon stands at 0-5 on the season and 0-4 in the Siouxland.It’s a quick turnaround for both teams with Sheldon hosting Sibley Ocheyedan friday night. Sioux Center will be at George Little Rock.last_img read more