Sports shorts: St. Pats vs. McCook Chiefs boys, girls basketball
clip St. Pat's
The McCook Home School Chiefs edge out McCook St. Patrick's Nov. 21 by a 22-18 score.
Shane German led the Chiefs with 11 points. Nathan Morgan also led in scoring with 7. Logan Hoyt totaled 2 points.
Alan Goodenberger led the St. Pats boys with 6 points.
Kyle Gaston and Alex Broadfoot each posted 5 points. Wyatt Kain also scored with 2 points.
St. Pat's girls
The McCook St. Patrick's girls defeated the McCook Home School Chiefs 22-14 Nov. 22.
"The St. Pat's girls played very well against these girls that played us very tough," said St. Pat's coach Jim Steinke.
Megan Carfield and Becky Goodenberger led St. Pat's with 6 points each, followed by Natalie Sis 4, Jessica Jankovits 3 and Gretchen Sehnert 3.
The Chiefs were paced by Jilanne German with 5 points, followed by Melissa Hall 3, Elizabeth Weidnert 2, Heather Faimon 2 and Jillian Epting 2.
"For our first game, it took two quarters to settle in and start making our shots count," Steinke said.
"They (the girls) played very well after that. First-game jitters plague everyone. We came through it very well. Both our offense and defense looked good."