Grundy Center girls powerful in pink

Grundy Center's Dahlia Gardiner protects the ball during a girls basketball game with Gladbrook-Reinbeck on Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022 at Grundy Center High School. (Tyler Meyers Photography)
Jake Ryder
The Grundy Register

GRUNDY CENTER – The Grundy Center girls basketball team took advantage of 28 Gladbrook-Reinbeck turnovers in a 58-19 Spartan victory at Grundy Center High School for the teams’ “Coaches vs. Cancer” game.

Paiton Wallis scored 11 points with four rebounds and three assists. Lainy Thoren added 10 points with seven rebounds and four steals and Ellery Luhring and Carlie Willis came off the bench to score eight points each.

Grundy led 31-13 at halftime; the Spartans have now won five consecutive games.

Katie Clark had four points to lead the Rebels, Lauren Boyer, Megan Cooley and Karlie Rickert all had three points each.


GC 58, G-R 19. GC scoring: Paiton Wallis 11, Lainy Thoren 10, Ellery Luhring 8, Carlie Willis 8, Bailey Reding 6, Dahlia Gardiner 4, Bella Dole 4, Taylor Stahl 3, Emma Beck 2, Laney Dole 2, Lucy Lebo 0, Jessica Saak 0, Abbie Lindeman 0, Allison Beenken 0. G-R scoring: Katie Clark 4, Lauren Boyer 3, Megan Cooley 3, Karlie Rickert 3, Mahayla Olson 2, Xandra Anderson 2, Lily Dripps 2, Madison Resendez 0, Aliyah Clark 0, Braelynn Morgan 0, Naomi Clark 0, Mallory Wrage 0.


BCLUW 46, SOUTH HARDIN 34: Allison Engle and Chloe Walters scored 14 points each for the Comets. Engle added seven rebounds, four assists and three steals and Walters contributed seven rebounds and two blocked shots. BCLUW outscored South Hardin 33-17 through the first three quarters. The Comets also outrebounded the Tigers, 33-23.


BCLUW 46, SH 34. BCLUW scoring: Allison Engle 14, Chloe Walters 14, Callie Swanson 6, Brooklyn Backoff 6, Katie Hill 3, Sydney Anderson 2, Klayre Gallentine 1, Leah Pieper 0, Kaytee Wanken 0, Moyra Severa 0.


AGWSR 47, EAST MARSHALL 36: Karis Lippert scored a career-high 21 points to lead the Cougars to their third-consecutive victory. Brynn Smith added seven points and Grace Finger scored six points.


AGWSR 47, EM 36. AGWSR scoring: Karis Lippert 21, Brynn Smith 7, Grace Finger 6, Trevyn Smith 5, Kienzle Hoodjer 3, Ava Olson 3, Josie Kuper 2.


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