Marshfield girls basketball holds off D.C. Everest for third-straight win

MARSHFIELD – The Marshfield girls basketball team extended its win streak to three after beating D.C. Everest 47-39 in a Wisconsin Valley Conference game Saturday afternoon at Marshfield High School.

Marshfield outscored D.C. Everest 14-8 at the free throw line to pull out the victory.

The Tigers are now 7-10 overall and 5-5 in the Wisconsin Valley Conference, while Everest falls to 7-11 and 4-6 in conference play.

Jenna Jakobi scored 15 points to lead a balanced attack for Marshfield.

Alexis Wojnowiak had a game-high 20 points for the Evergreens.

Marshfield will host Wisconsin Rapids as part of a girls-boys doubleheader on Monday. The girls game starts at 6 p.m. with the boys to follow at approximately 7:45 p.m. Both games will be broadcast on WDLB-AM 1450 and wdlbwosq.com. The doubleheader has been postponed twice, on Jan. 22 and again on Jan. 28 due to bad weather.

Marshfield defeated Wausau East 59-38 on Friday night at East High School. Game statistics were not reported.

Tigers 47, Evergreens 39
D.C. Everest 19 20 – 39
Marshfield 23 24 – 47
D.C. EVEREST (39):
Hanna Stuedemann 1-4 3-5 5, Olivia Fernstaedt 0-2 1-2 1, Zoey Minnihan 1-3 0-0 3, Alexis Wojnowiak 8-12 3-4 19, Malorie Schmoll 4-10 1-2 9, Gabby Anderson 0-1 0-0 0, Paige Ziarnik 0-0 0-2 0, Danni Langseth 1-4 0-0 2. FG: 15-36. FT: 8-15. 3-pointers: 1-9 (Minnihan 1-3, Fernstaedt 0-1, Stuedemann 0-2, Schmoll 0-3). Rebounds: 19 (Schmoll 5). Fouls: 18. Fouled out: none. Record: 7-11, 4-6 Wisconsin Valley Conference.
MARSHFIELD (47): Maddie Michaelis 2-11 2-2 7, Kaydee Johnson 1-6 2-3 4, Hannah Kelnhofer 0-0 0-0 0, Desirae Weisenberger 3-5 2-2 8, Paige Preston 1-1 4-6 6, Brooklyn Boushack 3-8 1-2 7, Jenna Jakobi 6-10 3-5 15. FG: 16-41. FT: 14-20. 3-pointers: 1-14 (Michaelis 1-10, Johnson 0-4). Rebounds: 21 (Michaelis 4, Preston 4, Boushack 4, Jakobi 4). Fouls: 13. Fouled out: none. Record: 7-10, 5-5 Wisconsin Valley Conference.

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