Tiger girls defeat Sleepy Eye 78-58

The Springfield Tiger varsity girls basketball team had a short week due to bad weather. The Tigers had their matchup with Wabasso postponed to a later date. The Tigers did play host to a good Sleepy Eye team before a large crowd last Friday. Springfield defeated Sleepy Eye 78-58 in one of their best games of the season. The Tigers have a pair of games this week. On Monday, the Tigers host Redwood Valley and on Tuesday, the team travels to Hector to play BLHS. Best of luck to Head Coach Paul Arnoldi and the Tigers against Redwood Valley and BLHS. Tigers 78 Sleepy Eye 58 The Tigers played host to a good Sleepy Eye team last Friday in front of a large crowd from both schools. The first half was very close, ending at 33-31 in favor of the Tigers. The second half saw the Tigers take over and win the Tomahawk matchup 78-58. Leading the Tigers in her finest game of this season was Vishe Raab with 28 points, 15 rebounds, 7 steals and 3 assists on the night. Teammate Joeli Arnoldi had 16 points, 5 rebounds, 4 steals and 6 assists with Taylor Milbrath getting 13 points, 1 rebound, 3 steals and 1 assist. Bridget Fenger had 6 points, 6 rebounds and 1 steal with Michaela Leonard getting 6 points, 5 rebounds and 2 steals. Jenny Thoreson had 6 points, 4 rebounds, 1 steal and 1 assist with Amy Davis getting 3 points, 1 rebound, 5 steals and 1 assist. Mariah Hoyt added 1 assist on the night. Sleepy Eye 31-27—58 Tigers 33-45—78

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