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Girls Basketball: Barnett, Warriors grab road win over Apollo

ST. CLOUD--Maddi Barnett secured 12 points and 17 rebounds as the Brainerd Warriors rallied with a 40-point second half to defeat the St. Cloud Apollo Eagles 68-48 Friday.

Maddi Barnett
Maddi Barnett

ST. CLOUD-Maddi Barnett secured 12 points and 17 rebounds as the Brainerd Warriors rallied with a 40-point second half to defeat the St. Cloud Apollo Eagles 68-48 Friday.

Grace Zimmerman and Lexi Roby also scored 12 points for the Warriors and Cara Helgeson tallied 10 for the Warriors who shot 39 percent from the field while holding Apollo to 29 percent.

Zimmerman finished with 10 rebounds and Helgeson and Allyson Brzezinski each grabbed eight helping Brainerd outrebound the Eagles 57-30

The Eagles led 29-28 at the half and the Warriors defense held them to 19 second half points.

"The girls played a great game tonight," said Warriors head coach Troy Nelson. "We were battling a lot of sickness and fought through it and played real tough. We hit the boards hard and moved the ball well."

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Apollo 29 19 - 48

Brainerd 28 40 - 68

ST. CLOUD APOLLO

Chloe Swanson 4, Lariah Washington 17, Jessica Timpane 4, Ashley Koepp 13, Shelby Pfannenstein 5, Lauren Freeman 1, Laney Chan 4. FG 16-56 (29 percent), FT 13-18 (72 percent). 3-point 3-13 (23 percent).

BRAINERD

Courtney Russell 6, Ashley Huber 7, Lexi Roby 12, Cara Helgeson 10, Regan McElfresh 6, Allyson Brzezinski 3, Maddi Barnett 12, Grace Zimmerman 12. FG 29-74 (39 percent), FT 9-12 (75 percent). 3-point 1-16 (6 percent). Conference: 4-3. Overall: 9-6. Next: at Sartell 7:15 p.m. Tuesday.

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