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Pella Christian Girls And Boys Win Back-To-Back

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 5:52 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS Sports-Eric Grillaert

The Pella Christian girls made it two wins so far this week as they went on a scoring outburst against Oskaloosa last night, en route to a 67-39 win.

Jasmin Schelhaas had a team-high 22 points and Shelby Weaver added 16 of her own. The Lady Eagles combined for 19 steals and 14 assists. The hot-handed Lady Eagles also hit on 9 three-pointers.

The Pella Christian Boys edged out Oskaloosa in a thriller, 58-57. Alex Branderhorst hit the go-ahead free throw with 1.8 seconds left and the Eagles improved to 8-3 in the year, and 5-2 in conference action.

Sam Tvedt lead the team in scoring for the second straight game with 13. Alex Branderhorst had 12, Chase Carlson added 11 and Kyle Nikkel chipped in 10.

Pella Christian now heads to Knoxville tonight.