Panthers pound Bulldogs

Published 9:56 pm Friday, February 4, 2011

NEW RICHLAND– Jade Schultz and Carlie Wagner each scored 18 points, while Kristina Cole recorded 15 points as the New Richland-Hartland-Ellendale-Geneva Panthers girls’ basketball team defeated the Janesville-Waldorf-Pemberton Bulldogs 71-39 Friday in New Richland.

Schultz and Cole both recorded double-doubles on the night.

Schultz had 18 points and 10 rebounds, while Cole scored 15 points and pulled down 12 rebounds.

The Panthers out-rebounded the Bulldogs 63-33.

“I am happy with rebounding effort,” NRHEG coach John Schultz said. “We got the 63-33 advantage on the boards and they are a good sized team.”

Anna Schlaak also filled up the box score for NRHEG.

Schlaak came three points shy of getting a triple double as she scored 7 points, had 10 steals and pulled down 14 rebounds.

Sam Gruis led the Bulldogs with 25 points.

NRHEG is back on Tuesday as they host Jordan.

NRHEG 71, JWP 39

JWP 20 19 – 39

NRHEG 36 35 – 71

NRHEG scoring: Jade Schultz 18 points, Carlie Wagner 18, Kristina Cole 15, Raelin Schue 8, Anna Schlaak 7, Tori Raimann 3, Steph Root 1, Katie Cole 1.