Waitsburg-Prescott takes control in second half, downs Powder Valley

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HELIX — Waitsburg-Prescott’s girls controlled the second half on the way to a 60-34 basketball victory over Powder Valley at the Helix Holiday basketball tournament here Tuesday.

Kristin Potter led W-P with 15 points, and Krystal Harris scored 13. Genesis Pearson snared a game-high 14 rebounds.

W-P led 25-19 at halftime, and outscored the Badgers 35-15 in the second half.

"Our kids played a very good game," W-P coach Jerry Baker said. "They had a good effort after being a litte rusty at the start of the tournament.

"And we shot very well in the second half," he added.

Waitsburg-Prescott plays Helix in the tournament title game today at 4:30 p.m.

POWDER VALLEY (34) — Pedro 1 0-0 2, Abrego 5 2-2 12, McCoughry 0 1-6 1, Jones 0 1-2 1, Hammond 1 3-6 5, Stephens 4 0-0 8, White 1 3-3 5. Totals 12 10-25 34.

WAITSBURG-PRESCOTT (60) — Potter 7 1-7 15, Carter 2 2-2 6, Hafen 0 1-4 1, Harris 6 0-0 13, Hulce 0 1-2 1, Weis 2 1-21 5, Withers 4 0-1 8, Pearson 4 1-4 9, Huxoll 1 0-0 2. Totals 26 7-22 60.

Powder Valley 10 9 7 8 — 34

Waitsburg-Prescott 14 11 19 16 — 60

3-point goals — PV (None), W-P (Harris). Total fouls— PV 14, W-P 21. Fouled out— PV (Abrego), W-P (None). Technical fouls—None. Rebounds— PV 28 (Stephens 8), W-P 46 (Pearson 14). Turnovers— PV 20, W-P 24.

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