For three quarters of the game, Dell Rapids led the McCook Central/Montrose Fighting Cougars. MCM, however, put together a big fourth quarter rally and stole a 50-46 win from the Quarriers on Monday, January 16th.
Dell Rapids held a three point lead, 12-9, at the end of the first quarter. They extended the lead to 24-17 by halftime. The Quarriers got the lead to double digits, 29-19, about midway through the third quarter. Dell Rapids led 36-28 heading into the fourth quarter. After a made three-point shot, Dell Rapids was ahead 39-28 with 7:30 to go in the game. The Cougars got the game tied 42-42 with 3:00 to play. The score was tied 44-44 and then again 46-46 with :55 left in the game. The Cougars made a three-point shot and one free-throw to end the game.
Dell Rapids shot 30% (17-57) overall in the game, 29% (7-24) from three-point area, and 38% (5-13) from the free-throw line. MCM finished the game shooting 37% (19-52) from the field, 25% (4-16) from the three-point area, and 56% (9-16) from the free-throw line.
Jenna Miller had 14 points and five assists. Claire Wynja had 10 points, seven rebounds, and two assists. Kerrigan Kindopp added nine points and four rebounds. Liz Price finished with six points and nine rebounds.
JV Results – Coach Huska Update
Despite their best offensive showing of the season, the Quarrier JV team came up a bit short Monday night in Montrose against a pesky Fighting Cougar team. The young Quarriers fell by a score of 26-36. Peyton Hohn had six points, eight rebounds, and five blocked shots. Mya DeStigter had six points, four rebounds, and two steals. Reagan VanZee added four points and three steals. Taylor Schmidt had two points and six reboundsd. Keilah Kremer and Shelby Welbig both had two points and three rebounds each. Kassy Stykel and Adah Cavigielli both had two points each.