Pacelli edges Auburndale girls basketball in WIAA Division 4 regional semifinal

STEVENS POINT – The Auburndale girls basketball team’s season came to an end as the Apaches fell in a low-scoring affair to Stevens Point Pacelli 29-25 on Friday night in a WIAA Division 4 regional semifinal at Pacelli High School.

Pacelli (15-6) moves on to a regional final at undefeated Colby (23-0) at 4 p.m. Saturday. Colby roughed up Phillips 91-53 on Friday.

Auburndale’s season ends with an 11-12 record.

Auburndale put up 29 3-point attempts out of its 42 shots, making only four.

Georgi Schmutzer and Isabelle Hilber each had five points for the Apaches.

Cardinals 29, Apaches 25
Auburndale 13 12 – 25
Pacelli 14 15 – 29
AUBURNDALE (25):
Georgi Schmutzer 2-7 0-0 5, Isabelle Hilber 2-10 0-0 5, Natalie Aue 1-7 0-1 3, Macie Schmeiser 1-2 0-0 3, Hailey Grimm 1-1 0-0 2, Marissa Ponshock 1-1 0-0 2, Mackenzie Raab 1-5 0-0 2, Kaitlyn Kundinger 0-2 2-2 2, Paityn Hamus 0-1 1-2 1. FG: 9-42. FT: 3-5. 3-pointers: 4-29 (Schmeiser 1-2, Schmutzer 1-6, Aue 1-6, Hilber 1-8, Raab 0-2, Stanton 0-5). Rebounds: 33 (Hilbert 6). Turnovers: 12. Fouls: 15. Fouled out: none. Record: 11-12.
PACELLI (29): Statistics not provided. Record: 15-6.