The Northfield Lady Norse have had a year where they fall behind and then try to play catch up to win the game. Tuesday night it was a little different. Northfield built a lead and then hung on for a 54-52 win over Eastbrook.
The Northfield offense was clicking in the first quarter, out scoring Eastbrook 18-11 and then being out scored by two points in the second and third quarters and one point in the fourth to hang on for the two point win. The win was Northfield’s 5th of the year.
The shooting was much better for Northfield, connecting on 52% from two point range and 63% from three point. The Lady Norse were 58% from the free throw line. Northfield committed 22 turn overs.
Leading Northfield was Sidney Reed with 18 points, 7 rebounds, 2 assist and 1 steal. Sydney Eltzroth had 15 points, 8 rebounds, 2 assist and 1 steal. Eltzroth was 4 of 6 from three. Katie Stephan had 9 points, 1 assist and 1 steal. Shannon Brown had 4 points and 2 rebounds. Ashley Frehse had 4 points, 1 rebound and 1 assist. Morgan Peas had 2 points and 1 rebound. Michelle Hendricks had 2 points, 2 rebounds and 1 assist. Kylie Echard had 2 rebounds and 1 assist.
The Norse JV was defeated by Eastbrook 24-21.
Katelyn Shafer lead Northfield with 10 points and 7 rebounds. Kylie Echard had 4 points and 10 rebounds. Jessica Beeks had 3 points, 3 rebounds and 3 steals. Bethany Azbell had 2 points and Shannah Driscoll had 2 points, 4 rebounds, 2 steals and 2 assist. Hannah Poole had 2 rebounds and 1 steal.