Posted On: 11/27/19 11:49 AM
PGH Minnesota stayed inside the 320 area code on Tuesday night to watch the game between Brainerd and Sauk Rapids-Rice. We'll dive into a brief game recap and go into some takeaways in the Warriors dominating win over the Storm 80-38.
This game got going quickly for the Warriors, as they were firing on all cylinders out the gates. Sauk Rapids-Rice showed their inexperience with some costly turnovers throughout the first half and it continued into the second half. Their bright spot was the low post with Shayna Payonk (2020) who was the only Storm player in double figures with 10 points. At the half, the leading scorer for the Warriors was Olivia Tautges (2022) with 17 points and Erika Lane (2021, #56 in PGH MN rankings) with 9 points to lead the Storm 46-15 at the break.
The second half was a similar result to the first, but where the points came from was different. Brainerd got a great second half out of Autumn Miles (2020) who chipped in 10 points for the Warriors. As for Sauk Rapids-Rice, an underclassmen player that played well was Mackenzie Felche (2023) who had 8 points on the game and showed a nice stroke from the 3 point