The Lady Wolverines opened the first game tentatively on
offense. As with most games, their defense feeds their offense,
and in the second half the Lady Wolverines pulled together and
forced turnovers to create their offensive attack. The Lady
Wolverines defeated the Lady Hawks of Crescent City by a score
Kaelyn Froebe led all scorers with 11 points. Ali
Wilson and Autumn Hofffert contributed with four each. Kennedy
Lolling and Emma Konczyk helped on the boards by pulling down
seven each. Konczyk also stepped up defensively as she was able
to snag nine steals, and Morgan Lolling picked up nine steals as
With this win the Lady Wolverines had already made history
for the program and had positioned themselves for a "final four"
appearance, but that wasn't their mission.
Next up for the Lady Wolverines were the aggressive
Timberwolves of Okaw Valley. The Lady Wolverines were not coming
out tentatively this time as they jumped on the T’wolves and
never looked back. The Lady Wolverines went on to beat the
T’wolves by a score of 33-15. Kaelyn Froebe led all scorers with
With this victory the seventh-grade Lady Wolverines put
themselves in the state championship game to be played Thursday
night at 7:30 at Normal Chiddix. The Lady Wolverines will face a
tough Danville Schlarman team.
When the team returns to town following the game, there will
be a reception at WLB.
The team extends many thanks to Todd Keeler and the fire
department, the parents and fans for all their continued
support. The team’s journey to the state tourney continues.
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