Neillsville Eliminates Colby from Conference Title Race with Big Win

The Neillsville Warrior Girls secured no worse than second and knocked Colby out of the conference title race with a 68-43 win.

Neillsville was led by Bella Opelt with 20 points, Ali Shoengarth added 13, Jaden Barth, Emma Mosely, and Parker McDonald all added 6. 10 different Warriors scored in the game.

Colby was led by Hailey Voelker with 17, Emma Peavy added 13, Lexi Krebsbach added 9.

Neillsville moves to 16-2 overall, 12-1 in the Cloverbelt East and a game ahead of the Loyal Greyhounds for first place. Colby falls to 11-7 overall 9-5 in conference. They are eliminated from conference title contention but are only two and a half games out of second.

Colby next hosts Spencer on Feb. 14th, Neillsville hosts the same Rocket on Feb. 11th.

Steven Okonek
Author: Steven Okonek