Emmetsburg's E-Hawk Junior Varsity boys lost a tought contest to the Spirit Lake Indians last Tuesday by a 36-40 tally. The game was close throughout, as the E-Hawks trailed 12-16 at the half before falling by the same margin in the final.
Joe Jackson led Emmetsburg with 10 points, while Greg Wesley added six points nd Jacob Kibbie tallied five points. Luke Jackson scored four points, with Aaron Bird, Cooper Hofstad and Zach Anderson each adding three points and Brandon Elbert scoring two points.
Emmetsburg connected on 10 of 18 shots inside the arc, while Spirit Lake make 10 of 19. From the three, the E-Hawks hit four of 12 and Spirit Lake hit six of 12 shots. At the free throw line, Emmetsburg connected on four of eight shots with Spirit Lake getting just two of six attempts.
The E-Hawks would collected 13 rebounds against 27 for the Indians and committed 10 turnovers while Spirit Lake made 16. Emmetsburg also collected 10 steals to the Indians five steals.
Emmetsburg moves to 4-6 on the season with the loss.