The Wolsey-Wessington Lady Warbirds advanced to the District 9B semi-final round as they defeated the Iroquois Chiefs 39-22 in opening round action Saturday, February 16.
The game stayed close in the opening quarter with the Lady Warbirds holding a 10-6 lead going into the second round. They opened up that lead to 25-7 at the half mark, allowing the Lady Chiefs only one point. The Lady Chiefs made a run in the final stanza, but the Lady Warbirds held on for the win.
Bailey Zerfoss was in double figures with 11 counters. Meagan Eggleston put in nine, seven of those from the charity stripe; Sidney Carey, 8; Lexi McGillvrey, 4; Brittany Bergquist, 3; and Cydnee Davis and Kallie Carey, both with two. Bergquist pulled down eleven rebounds and Sidney Carey had nine. Bergquist and Eggleston both had three assists and Eggleston was credited with four steals in the win.