Joliet has a mixed New Year

Alastair Baker
News Editor

Both Joliet teams secured a victory and a defeat in the opening New Years games.
The boys defeated Bridger 51-30 while the girls downed the Lady Scouts 42-28.
Against Bridger the Joliet Boys struggled to find a way passed the Scouts for the first half but strode away to victory in the second, taking the 3rd 17-4 and the 4th 16-6.
Taylor Rowlison 21 and Rylan Olson 17 lead the scoring charts for Joliet with Terik Fike on 6, Reed Welch 3, and Brett Robinson and Parker Smith on 2 each.
For Bridger Kolton Pospisil dominated the points with 13 with Colter Zentner and Carson Roberts on 6 each and Russell Zentner on 3 and Colby Zentner 2.
The girls’ win over Bridger was a tight contest that saw the J-Hawks take a slender lead in the 3rd quarter. Vanessa Nowak dunked 12 points, Shayla Webber netted 10 points with Tessa Schwend and Taylor Wright on 5 each, Kiera Steffon and Skylar Wright on 4 apiece and Tysa Oswald on 2.
Jessica Adkins secured 15 points for Bridger with Emily Adkins on 5 and Desiree Jones and Jenna Kallevig sharing 4 points each.
Both teams fell short against Big Timber, the boys losing 58-45 and the girls 54-48. Scoring for the girls were Tressa Schwend 3, Tayler Wright 17, Shayla Webber 6, Skyler Wright 7, Vanessa Nowak 15.


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