(Elk Horn) Despite losing to Guthrie Center in the regular season, Exira-EHK was able to eliminate the Tigers from the Class 1A Regional Tournament. The Spartans got 15 points from Rachel Smith and 14 from Maddy Peppers. Exira-EHK improves to 19-3 with their 51-38 win last night.
Coming up next week Exira-EHK will get another shot at Coon Rapids-Bayard. One of the Spartan's three losses in the regular season came against the Crusaiders, a 37-32 loss on December 10th. Outside of Coon Rapids-Bayard and Guthrie Center, Exira-EHK's other loss during the regular season came to Adair-Casey. Adair-Casey was eliminated by Earlham in the first round.