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West Central Area girls basketball
March 5, 2014
WCA loses to Underwood on the road
The West Central Area girls’ basketball team wrapped up its regular season unfavorably in a 54-43 loss to Underwood on the road Friday. Head coach Beth Hill said the Knights committed too many mental errors to pull out a victory in Underwood. “We lost to Underwood tonight because...
March 5, 2014 - 12:00am
February 28, 2014
Knights go 1-1 in consecutive games
The West Central Area girls’ basketball team beat Swanville on the road and lost to Minnewaska at home in back-to-back games on Monday and Tuesday. The win against Swanville on Monday wrapped up the Knights’ Prairie Conference season record at 10-4. “Monday’s game was a...
February 28, 2014 - 12:00am
February 26, 2014
Browerville drops WCA on the road
Browerville avenged an earlier loss to West Central Area in a 91-48 home victory over the Knights Saturday. Head coach Beth Hill said WCA did not play well while Browerville was ready to go. “Today was just not our day, but we need to bounce back from this and move on to next...
February 26, 2014 - 12:00am
February 14, 2014
WCA girls fall at the buzzer
The West Central Area girls fell victim to a last-second three pointer by Upsala as the Cardinals beat the Knights 66-65 on Tuesday night in Prairie Conference play. “We played flat and didn’t make the changes we needed to make,” WCA head coach Beth Hanson said. “We have...
February 14, 2014 - 12:00am
February 7, 2014
WCA girls down Upsala
The West Central Area girls haven’t let losses turn into losing streaks this season and they didn’t again on Monday as the Knights followed their loss to Osakis last week with a 60-47 win over Upsala. West Central Area has four losses on the season but have won the next time...
February 7, 2014 - 12:00am
February 5, 2014
Silverstreaks cement spot atop Prairie
A 68-55 win for the Osakis girls’ basketball team over West Central Area on Thursday helped it reach 10-0 against Prairie Conference opponents this season. While the Silverstreaks still have a perfect record against conference foes, the win gave every other team at least two...
February 5, 2014 - 12:00am
January 29, 2014
Balanced scoring leads WCA over St. John’s
The West Central Area girls’ basketball team used a balanced scoring attack to pull out a 49-38 win at home over St. John’s Prep Friday. Holly Van Kempen led the Knights’ scoring with 12 points, and Abby Van Kempen also finished with 10. Three other Knights finished with more...
January 29, 2014 - 12:00am
January 21, 2014
WCA girls pick up road win
The West Central Area girls’ basketball team picked up its sixth win of the season in a 38-30 victory on the road against Wheaton/Herman-Norcross Friday. The Knights led 16-9 at halftime but allowed WHN back into the game in the second half. The Warriors tied the game 21-21 in...
January 21, 2014 - 10:55pm
December 31, 2013
Van Kempen leads WCA past Royalton
Holly Van Kempen led the West Central Area girls’ basketball team with 21 points in a 47-31 win against Royalton Friday. Van Kempen provided more than just scoring for the Knights, also picking up seven rebounds, four steals and two assists. Head coach Beth Hill enjoys having Van...
December 31, 2013 - 12:38am
December 10, 2013
WCA girls run past Ashby
The West Central Area girls’ basketball team ran past section foe Ashby in a 56-26 game last Thursday night. “It was a good game and a good win, but we know we are capable of better,” head coach Beth Hill said. “We missed a lot of shots in the paint and at times, tried...
December 10, 2013 - 12:57pm
November 22, 2013
Eight seniors lead experienced WCA roster
The West Central Area girls’ basketball team hopes a solid group of returning varsity players will propel it to an improved record in the Prairie Conference this season. Head coach Beth Hill expects eight seniors to return to the Knights’ roster this season. This experience...
November 22, 2013 - 8:54am