Imperials Open New Year With Win On The Court

January 12, 2022

Playing a home game in Gackle, the first outing of 2022, the Napoleon/Gackle-Streeter Imperial girls’ basketball team recorded a 50-42 win over Lisbon.

Imperial head coach Caleb Ketterling and his squad poured in 20-fourth quarter points, and came from behind for the Jan. 4 win.

NGS trailed the visiting Broncos for much of the contest as they trailed 8-12 after the first eight minutes. In the second stanza the Imperials managed to tie the contest at 14 with 4:34 to play in the half. The first half closed with both teams scoring four more points, to an 18 tie at the half.

In the third stanza junior guard Sophie Ketterling and sophomore guard Tayton McDowell helped lift the Imperials to a 30-28 lead after being down 20-26 midway through the quarter. In the final frame sophomore post player Teagan Erbele tallied . . .