Nighthawks Nick Gorillas

Nighthawks Nick Gorillas

Sierra Smith

The Gregory Gorillas Girls’ Basketball Team faced a close defeat against the Tripp-Delmont/Armour Nighthawks on Tuesday, Jan. 28.  The final score was 37-47.

            Briana Leber led with the most two-pointers with 5-14 shooting 36%.  Courtney Opbroek followed with 4-14 shooting 29%.  Megan Preslicka shot 2-7 shooting 29%, and Lauren Svatos shot 2-4 shooting 50%.  With both making one two-pointer, Brett Steffen shot 1-2 shooting 50% and Allison Sundquist shot 1-3 shooting 33%.  Opbroek managed to make the only three-pointer.  Preslicka made 2-5 free-throws shooting 40%.  Opbroek and Svatos both contributed one free-throw.

            Leber captured six rebounds, with one on offense and five on defense.  Steffen, Opbroek, and Allison Ekroth all contributed four rebounds; Steffen had three on offense and one on defense, and both Opbroek and Ekroth had one on offense and three on defense.  Presklicka and Opbroek managed two steals while Steffen had one.

            Their next game will be Friday against Plankinton at 5:00 p.m.  Come support the girls!