Jan 4th, 2013 @ 11:23 pm | Author: Viking Sports Admin
The Lady Vikings made quick work of the University of Minnesota – Morris Cougars in tonight's women's basketball contest at W. E. Osmon Fieldhouse. The Vikings outscored the Cougars 65-39.
The Vikings shot 78% from the free throw line, connecting on 11 of 14 attempts. Brittany Lehner lead tonight with 11 points and 6 rebounds. Courtney Dixon and Kelsey Hunter each added 8 points. As a team the Vikings shot 42% from the field.
According to Head Coach Jill DeVries, the Vikings have been working hard to create depth within their bench. Tonight all twelve Vikings put points on the board. During the game the Vikings went on a 23 to 3 scoring run. Coach DeVries said, 'We wore them out, it was nice to see everyone contributing.'
The Lady Vikings will be back in action Monday January 7th when they travel to Rapid City, SD to take on South Dakota School of Mines and Technology.