Waukon girls basketball team returns to action with home loss to taller Clayton Ridge


Waukon girls basketball 5’6” senior guard Allie Schwartz gets this shot off over Clayton Ridge 6’0” senior Erica Armstrong in the Indians’ 65-43 loss at home to the Eagles Friday, January 2. Schwartz highlighted the Indian defense with five steals while also scoring seven points and posting four rebounds and one assist. View and find out how to purchase this photo and many more by clicking on the Photo Galleries link.

The Waukon girls basketball team returned to competition following the holiday break, but came up short in a non-conference contest at home against Clayton Ridge Friday, January 2. The visiting Eagles featured the shuffling rotation of a trio of six-foot-plus players in the paint combined with some sharp-shooting guard play to eventually pull away from just a four-point halftime advantage and hand the Indians a 65-43 defeat.
The Indians were next scheduled to play at Class 3A ninth-rated Crestwood Tuesday, January 6 before hosting MFL/MarMac Thursday, January 8. The basketball Tribe will then play back-to-back nights, at North Fayette Valley Monday, January 12 and at home against Oelwein Tuesday, January 13, before traveling to Class 4A ninth-rated Waverly-Shell Rock Friday, January 16.

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