Nokomis Edges Mount View For Fourth Straight Win
When you lose the first game of the season, your team can do two things: let it bother them or go out and win the next one. The Nokomis boys basketball team was in that predictament, and they’ve responded well. The Warriors came into tonight’s matchup with Mount View winners of their last three games.Tonight’s game wouldn’t be easy as they were facing the 2-2 Mustangs.Both teams looking for Class B heal points.1st quarter and good things happening right away for Mount View. Ryan St. Clair with the rebound putback. He had 15 points on the night. It’s 4-2 Mount View early.Then check out the great play by Nokomis’s Ethan Pearl. Right after scoring on a layup, he steals the ball away on defense, takes another one to the hoop and draws the foul. Pearl with 21 in the game, ties the game at 6.A couple minutes later, Nokomis goes around the world to junior Spencer Hartsgrove who drains one from downtown, putting the Warriors up 9-8.But Nokomis was strong down low early. Chris Montminy gets one to go here on the turnaround jumper. This one was close but Nokomis would extend their winning streak and improve to 4-1 with a 57-55 win.