(Audubon) In a back and fourth game that didn’t lack any excitement right to the final buzzer, it was Audubon winning their 6th straight game with a 45-44 win over Class 1A #15 Villisca.
No team led by more than eight points in the game and the fourth quarter featured several lead changes. With the Wheelers clinging to a one point lead with three seconds left, Villisca forced a steal but missed a shot from the left block at the buzzer. Audubon survived with the 45-44 win.
Audubon was able to turn several steals into fast break points and Lacy Vokt finished with a game high 17 including several big buckets down the stretch. Emily Nelson also finished in double figures for Audubon with 11. Marissa Haubrich tallied 6.
Jill Vanderhoof and Amanda Focht each scored 14 in the loss for the Villisca Bluejays. Mikayla Dolch and Morganne Haer each had 6 points.
After a 5-5 start to the year Audubon is now 11-5. Villisca suffered just their third loss of the year and falls to 14-3.
Click here for the postgame interview with Audubon head coach Kim Subbert