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Savages Split with Belle Plaine

Posted: Thursday, December 7th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney boys and girls basketball teams were on the floor Tuesday when they hosted Belle Plaine in South Iowa Cedar League action.

On the boys side, the Plainesmen scored a 68-54 win. The game was tight through the first half with Belle Plaine leading 13-11 after one quarter and 28-25 at the half. Things stayed close through the third quarter with Belle Plaine leading 46-42 going to the final frame. In the fourth, Belle Plaine took control outscoring Sigourney 22-12 to secure the win. The Savages were led by Dustin Haines with 15 points, Dawson Baumert had 12 and Spencer Magill added 11. The Sigourney boys are now 1-2 on the season.

The Sigourney girls remained undefeated, blasting Belle Plaine 55-26. Sigourney led 13-8 after one quarter but used the middle two frames to pull away, outscoring the Plaineswomen 34-5 combined during the second and third quarters to run away with the win. Summer Barthelman led the way with 12 points, Megan Stuhr added 10. Sigourney is now 3-0 on the year,