Lady Warriors dominate Blackduck in 95-28 Home Opener Win - P23
RED LAKE, MN - The Red Lake Lady Warriors looked very, very good in their Home Opener with Blackduck on Thursday, December 3, 2015.
They came out strong in the opening minutes of play, scoring 13 points before Blackduck could score 1 on a free throw. Then, at the 13:31 mark scored 6 more to lead 19-1.
It never got any better for the Lady Drakes as Red Lake's full court press and fast breaks allowed the Lady Warriors to add 12 more points and lead 31-1 at the 10:31 mark. They were going at a 120 point run at that point.
With three minutes remaining in the first half Red Lake lead 55-4, and at the half were in total control at 64-8.
Not long into the second half Red Lake utilized it's reserve players and went on to win 95-27.
Grace White lead all scorers with 29 points, 6 of which were 3-pointers, Alexis Desjarlait followed with 27 of her own, Avery Holthusen had 11, Danielle Seki and Autumn Holthusen both netted 7, Angel McClain had 5 and Sam Roy, Alesia Beaulieu and Sydney Beaulieu all hit for 3.
Micheala Sparby led Blackduck with a dozen.
Red Lake's High School girls' basketball team is ranked No. 19 in Class 1A in the Minnesota Basketball News pre-season rankings, with Mountain Iron-Buhl No. 1, Maranatha No. 2, Lyle-Pacelli No. 3. The Lady Warriors will play Mountain Iron-Buhl this season. Last year, Mountain Iron-Buhl defeated Red Lake at Mountain Iron.
The Lady Warriors will play again this evening, Friday, December 4th at 6 PM against Cass Lake in a double-header that will also feature the Red Lake Warriors versus the 8th ranked Cass Lake Panthers in the 7:30 PM game.
Both games will also be broadcast on KKCQ Radio Fosston 96/7 FM and online at http://www.rjbroadcasting.com.
2015 NCTC Boys Holiday Tournament - December 7th, 8th and 10th: http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2015/11/19/sports/2015-nctc-boys-holiday-tournament-december-7th-8th-and-10th/41321.html
015 NCTC Girls Holiday Tournament - December 14th, 15th and 17th: http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2015/11/19/sports/2015-nctc-girls-holiday-tournament-december-14th-15th-and-17th/41322.html
Red Lake Warriors Basketball Schedule 2015-2016: http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2015/11/16/sports/red-lake-warriors-basketball-2015-2016/41187.html
Red Lake Lady Warriors Basketball 2015-2016 Schedule: http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2015/11/17/sports/red-lake-lady-warriors-basketball-2015-2016-schedule/41242.html
(All photographs will be available to view at once on Michael Barrett's Facebook page soon.)