EVERLY - A game after shooting lights out against Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire, North Union struggled to buy a basket in a close 38-34 loss to Clay Central-Everly on Tuesday. The Warriors started well enough leading 13-8 after one quarter, but trailed 21-19 at halftime and 29-16 after three quarters.
Jasmine Clausen led North Union with 10 points while Aurora Oliver finished with seven points and three steals. Sara Rolling had six points and five rebounds, Cheyanne Boland had four points, Peyton Oleson had three and Shelby Luke had two. Also Dena Looft had two points and eight rebounds.
North Union (4-2 overall, 1-1 in the Cornbelt Conference) is on the road against Manson-Northwest Webster on Thursday.