Tigers escape Spartans
MARSHALLTOWN, IA - The Marshalltown Women’s Basketball team (7-12, 2-5) earned their second win in conference play on Wednesday night against Southwestern Community College (0-19, 0-6) 62-52.
Sophomore Lauran Hansen (Dallas Center, IA) netted four 3-point baskets to lead the Tiger scoring with 12 points. Freshman Mackenzie Gott (Oskaloosa, IA) contributed 11 points and had 11 total rebounds making this her second consecutive game with a double-double. Shantal Tobler (Greencove Springs, FL) added to the point total with 11 points.
Tigers entered halftime with a lead of 12 (31-19), but the Spartans battled back during the second half cutting the lead. The Marshalltown Tigers finished in victory 62-52.
The Tigers take on DMACC on Saturday, January 26. Tip-off against the Bears in Boone is scheduled for 1:00 pm.