|Scooper boys rout Spearfish; girls lose
Gary Matthews - January 21, 2017
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Sturgis used a 17-4 3rd Quarter to pull away from Spearfish, en-route to a 73 to 46 victory Friday night.
Dawson Gueke had the hot hand for Sturgis, scoring 26 points. Gueke was 10-17 from the floor, and 4-8 from beyond the 3-point arc. Connor Crane added 15 points for the Scoopers.
Sturgis led by 7 at halftime, but Spearfish went cold from the floor in the second half. The Spartans only shot 29-percent on 10 of 36 in the second half as Sturgis shot a blistering 50-percent.
The Scooper girls, in the meantime, fell 48-35 to Spearfish. The Spartans were led by Alexis Kemp with 17 points and Kenni Easton who added 10 points.
Sturgis was plagued by 26 turnovers and poor shooting from the field.
Brook Janz led Sturgis with 15 points.