Lady Gorillas fall to Lady Raiders


Aaron Voigt

The Lady Gorillas fell short to the Lyman Lady Raiders in Lyman on Saturday. The score was 63-33 with the Lady Raiders outscoring the Lady Gorillas in all four quarters.

The Lady Gorillas’ leading scorers were senior Ivy Ekroth with 10 points and junior Allison Ekroth with 8. The Lady Gorillas shot 24% from the field. 12 of the Lady Gorillas points came from the 3 point line making 4 of 14. The team also shot 7/8 from the free throw line.

Senior Megan Preslicka led the team in rebounds with 5, closely followed by junior Lauren Svatos and junior Hannah Juracek with 4 apiece. A. Ekroth led in blocks with 3. Juracek also led in steals for the team with 2 followed by Preslicka and Svatos both with 1 steal apiece.

Juracek said, “We did some things wrong which we can learn from, and we did some things right which we can continue to work on throughout the year.”

The Lady Gorillas’ next game will be this Saturday in a doubleheader against Winner with the boys C game starting at 4:00 pm with boys JV following. The girls’ varsity starts after the boys JV.