Girls Varsity Basketball · Tigers WIN, defeat Pella 59-40 – Advance to State Tourney

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Tigers move to 19-2 overall with win over Pella last night and advance the the Girls State Basketball Tournament for the third straight year! Congratulations to Coach Edsen, Coach Kivett, Coach McDermott and the Varsity Girls Basketball team!!

The Tigers were led by senior Macy Harris with 27 points, 8 rebounds, 3 assists and 3 steals. Senior Naomi Jackson added 20 points, 2 rebounds, 2 assists, and 6 steals. Senior Beka McCombs chipped in 4 points, 3 rebounds, and 2 assists while junior McKenna McKnight had 3 points, 4 rebounds, and 2 assists. Juniors Addy Petig and Kylee Neighbors each had 2 points, Petig had 4 rebounds and 3 steals. Rounding out the scoring for the Tigers was freshman Meredith McKnight with 1 point, junior Sarah Gosselink had 4 rebounds, junior Micah Benning-Shorb had 2 rebounds, and senior Megan Doty has 2 assists.

The Tigers will play in Des Moines at Wells Fargo Arena on Tuesday, February 26th vs. Bishop Heelan, tip off is scheduled for 5:00 PM.