Imperials 3-0 In District Play With Win Over SB

January 18, 2023

It was parents’ night for the Napoleon/Gackle-Streeter girls’ basketball team as they hosted the South Border Mustangs. In action last Thurs. Jan. 12, in Napoleon NGS came away with a 20-point, 57-37 District 6 win. In addition to honoring parents and participants of the girls basketball program, the Imperials have an unblemished record in District 6 as they sit at 3-0 and 8-4 on the year while SB falls to 4-7.

Imperial head coach Caleb Ketterling started his five seniors, Emma Ketterling, Sophie Ketterling, Allison Zenker and Tanecia Kleppe. The first quarter was a tight one as both teams exchanged leads up to the midway point with Sophie Ketterling dropping in the first of her four triples on the night in this stanza. The Imperials managed to hold a 7-5 first quarter lead with 3:50 to play in the quarter and they never relinquished the lead as the quarter closed with NGS holding a 12-9 lead.

In the second frame junior post player, Teagan Erbele tallied. . .