Mitchell Christian boys struggle on offense in loss to Wolsey-Wessington
Golden Eagles hit just five field goals in 31-point defeat
WOLSEY -- The Mitchell Christian boys basketball team hit just five field goals and dropped a 59-28 decision against Wolsey-Wessington on Monday.
The Golden Eagles were held to 5 of 26 shooting from the field, went 16 of 19 at the free-throw line and committed 23 turnovers. As a result, Mitchell Christian trailed 16-4 at halftime and 34-14 at the break.
Aiden Lieber paced the Golden Eagles (3-13) with 13 points, while Anders Enga and Micah Frey finished with five points apiece. Frey collected a team-high four rebounds.
Tristan Abbott netted a team-high 12 points and dished out six assists for the Warbirds (11-6). Ethan Nelson and Payson Gohn scored 10 points apiece, while Gohn collected six boards. Jake Williams added eight points.
Mitchell Christian hosts Sanborn Central/Woonsocket on Thursday.
Wolsey-Wessington 59, Mitchell Christian 28
Mitchell Christian (3-13): Aiden Lieber 13, Nathanael Anderberg 3, Max Reynen 2, Micah Frey 5, Anders Enga 5.
Wolsey-Wessington (11-6): Jake Williams 8, Corbin Haanmeyer 6, Tristan Abbott 12, Ethan Nelson 10, Payson Gohn 10, Carson Zomer 2, Marty Gohn 5, Blaze Herdman 3, Kaden Krutzfeldt 3.
MC 4 14 24 28
WW 16 34 52 59