Jeren Rost had the ball for Minneota.

Viking girls get past Pipestone

Minneota got 18 points from Abby Hennen, 13 from Morgan Hennen — their two 1,000-point scorers, and went onto a 69-48 win over Pipestone Area Friday night at Pipestone.

Natalee Rolbiecki added another eight and both Abby Rost and MeKenna Yost had 10 apiece.

The Vikings had just a 30-21 at the half, but they cranked things up in the second half to take the win.

From long range, Abby Hennen canned a pair of three-pointers and McKenna Yost hit on two of three as the Vikings shot 33 percent from three-point land. They were 22 of 40 closer to the basket as Morgan Hennen hit on five of nine shots and Abby Rost four of seven.

At the free throw line, Minneota was 13 of 18 for a hot 72 percent. Rolbiecki sank six of eight, Abby Hennen four of five and Morgan Hennen three of five from the charity line.

For Pipestone, Zoe Velde, the Arrows senior leader scored 18 points and had four rebounds. Minneota out-rebounded the Arrows, doubling their output, 32-16.

Scoring wise, Jessa Reinert was next in line with nine for Pipestone.

Minneota had a very balanced rebounding attack with Rolbiecki and Jeren Rost each nabbing six, Abby and Morgan Hennen and Abby Rost 4 each and Kennedi Jurrens three.

The Minneota B Squad took a 45-11 win from the Arrows and are now 5-1 on the year. The varsity is 7-0.

They now venture into South Dakota and will play Yankton at 4 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 27 at the Corn Palace in Webster, SD at 4 p.m.. They play Sioux Falls Christian at 2 p.m. the next day (Saturday, Dec. 28)  at the Pentagon in Sioux Falls.

Minneota (2's, 3's, FT, F, TP) Abby Hennen 4 2 4-5 3 18; Morgan Hennn 5 0 3-5 3 13; Kennadi Jurrens 0 0 0-0 1 0; Hailey Kimpe 0 0 0-0 1 0; Natalee Rolbiecki 2 0 6-8 1 10; Abby Rost 4 0 0-0 3 8; Jeren Rost 2 0 0-0 1 4; Ireland Stassen 2 0 0-0 1 4; McKenzie Tolk 2 0 0-0 0 4; McKenna Yost 1 2 0-0 1 8. Totals 22 4 13-18 15 69.

PIPESTONE (2'S, 3'S, FT, F, TP) McKenzie Dulas 1 1 0-0 4 5; April Haupert 0 1 2-2 4 5; McKenzie Manderscheid 1 0 0-0 0 2; Nicole Pals 0 0 0-0 1 0; Jessa Reinert 1 2 1-2 2 9; Caiden Smidt 0 0 0-0 4 0; Lauren Smidt 2 0 1-2 0 5; Jori Strasser 2 0 0-0 2 4; Zoe Velde 7 1 1-1 1 18. Totals 14 5 5-7 18 48.

Score by Halves:

Minneota   30    39 —  69

Pipestone  21   27  —  48

Statistics:

SHOOTING: Minneota (2's 22 of 40 for 55 percent; 3's 4 of 13 for 33 percent; overall 26 of 52 for 50 percent); Pipestone (2's 14 of 28 for 50 percent; 3's 5 of 20 for 25 percent; overall 19 of 48 for 40 percent).12; O

FREE THROWS: Minneota 13 of 18 for 72 percent; Pipestone 5 of 7 for 71 percent).

REBOUNDING: Minneota 32 (Jeren Rost, Rolbiecki 6 each; Abby Hennen, Morgan Hennen Abby Rost 4 each, Kennedi Jurrens 3, Stassen, Yost 2 each, Kimpe 1); Pipestone 16 (Velde, C. Smidt 4 each; L.Smidt, Dulas, Stasser 2 each, Manderscheid, Reinet 1 each).

TURNOVERS: Minneota 12, Pipestone 14.

STEALS: Minneota 9 (Morgan Hennen 3, Tolk 2, Abby Hennen, Rolbiecki, Abby Rost, Jeren Rost 1 each); Pipestone 6 (Dulas, Haupert, Pals, Reinet, L. Smidt , Velde 1 each).

ASSISTS: Minneota 10 (A. Hennen, Jeren Rost 3 each; A. Rost 2, M. Hennen, Yost, Kimpe 1 each); Pipestone: None.

BLOCKS: Minneota 1 (A. Hennen).

B SQUAD: Minneota 45, Pipestone 11 (5-1 record).

 

 

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