Girls Varsity Basketball Team Gains 3rd Conference Win against New Hampton

Posted: Sat, Dec 12, 2020 2:59 PM
Abigail Milburn

The Decorah Vikings girls basketball team played against the New Hampton Chickasaws on Friday night, giving Decorah its 3rd conference win of the season. The Vikings kept a steady lead through the game ending the first quarter with 20-10 lead, halftime with 33-25 lead, the third quarter with a 56-33 lead, and finishing the game with a 76-48 victory.

Leading the team in scoring was Emma Nierengarten with 19 points, followed by Yazeem Whitsitt with 15 points and Kylie O'Hara with 13 points.

Coach Shannon Quandahl commented, "We had a well-rounded contribution from many members of the team. It was nice to see some of our younger players have success."

The Viking's girls team will face off against Waukon for a home game on Tuesday, December 15th.

The Vikings are now 3-0.

Yazmeen Whitsitt
Sami Mount