Cowgirls go on three game win streak

The Clarion-Goldfield varsity girls basketball team is rolling along nicely at an early point of the season, with three wins in three games last week.

  It all started with a huge 55-53 win on the road at the Algona Bulldog gym. The game was tight throughout, with the Cowgirls up 9-8 after one quarter only to enter the locker room in a 25-25 tie. Algona took a four-point lead into the fourth quarter, with the visitors outscoring them 17 points to 11 for the win.

  “We played well and jumped on them right away,” said head coach Kevin Kakacek. “Algona made a run to tie it at the break, then it was back and forth the rest of the way. Algona hit a couple big three’s in the third. We just never got over the hump until the end. Sann hit a big shot to tie it late, then Disney took off following a steal and was fouled."

Read the full article in the Dec. 19 WCM.