Gaels host Manson NW, head to IF-Alden
THE TIP: Action begins in this North Central Conference doubleheader at 6:15 p.m. with the girls contest inside the SEHS gym. Boys are scheduled to tip at 7:45 p.m.
GIRLS PROBABLES: St. Edmond (0-9 overall, 0-6 in NCC): Cambrie McBride, 8.8, sr.; Emma Neverman, 0.9, sr.; Leah Neverman, 9.7, jr.; Kelli Kersten, 2.3, jr..; Gracie Harvey, 3.6, soph.
Manson NW (1-10): Chloe Troshynski, 8.0, sr.; Natalie Pearson, 2.8, jr.; Bailey Kenyon, 7.5, sr.; Briley Condon, 5.3, sr.; Sarah Peters, 8.3, sr.
Iowa Falls-Alden (0-12, 0-5): Jenny Wibholm, 11.7, jr.; Marlee Lancaster, 3.5, jr.; Hailey Bridgewater,5.0, fr.; Cailin Reimer, 2.4, soph.; Alexis Hill, 2.6, sr.
LAST TIME OUT: The Gaels were denied at home vs. Eagle Grove this past Monday night, falling 36-29. The Cougars fell to Webster City on Tuesday, 58-26. The Cadets were downed by Charles City on Monday, 46-33.
ABOUT THE COUGARS: Manson NW’s lone win came over Southeast Valley, 51-38. Bailey Kenyon leads the team in rebounds and Chloe Troshynski paces the Cougars in made 3-pointers.
ABOUT THE CADETS: Junior Jenny Wibholm leads Iowa Falls-Alden in made field goals, made free throws, rebounds, assists and steals this year. She has 102 total rebounds and 40 steals.
BOYS PROBABLES: St. Edmond (2-7, 1-5): Connor Bocken, 11.0, sr.; Jed Tracy, 4.9, sr.; Cael Kolacia, 6.8, jr.; Hayden Mayer, 8.1, soph.; Brock Stanek, 1.8, jr.
Manson NW (1-10): Carson Bower, 8.2, jr.; Austin Anliker, 11.1, sr.; Tate Bianchi, 1.9, soph.; Dayton Snell, 7.2, jr.; Sean Peters, 4.8, soph.
Iowa Falls-Alden (6-4, 3-2): Brody Steinfeldt, 4.6, sr.; Blake Janssen, 7.0, soph.; Karson Sharar, 20.0, jr.; Garrett Renaud, 7.6, jr.; Caden Mentzer, 7.3, sr.
LAST TIME OUT: The Gaels snapped a six-game losing skid by besting Eagle Grove, 64-25. The Cougars fell to Webster City, 75-36. The Cadets dropped a 73-56 decision to West Fork.
ABOUT THE COUGARS: Senior Austin Anliker leads the team in made field goals and rebounds this year, with Carson Bower the leader in 3-pointers.
ABOUT THE CADETS: Karson Sharar and Logan Aldinger are the top threats for Iowa Falls-Alden, who is coached by Michael Collison, the brother of Nick Collison.