Watford City – The Watford City Wolves will be returning to the State Tournament once again after a convincing 61-36 victory over the Parshall Braves.
The Wolves were able bottle up the Braves offense with relentless pressure up and down the court. The Braves also struggled from deep (0-9 on 3-point attempts), making their comeback attempt even more difficult.
Mackenzie Sparby was named Region 8 Senior Athlete of the year, she poured in a game high 17 points and also grabbed a game high 16 rebounds to lead the Wolves.
Junior Sidney Hall led the Braves with 9 points.
The Wolves finished in 2nd place in last year’s North Dakota Class B State Tournament. The State Tournament will kick off next Thursday.
Watford City 15 18 12 16 (61)
Parshall 12 12 8 4 (36)
WC: Sparby 17, Mogen 14, Peterson 12, Sundeen 9, Holen 4, Faller 4, Elliot 1
Parshall: Hall 9, Tveter 8, S. Severence 8, Packineau 5, A. Severence 2, C. Hall 2, Deane 2
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