BARAGA - Rebecca Larson and the Baraga Lady Vikings put visiting Ewen-Trout Creek in a hole it couldn't escape from Monday, riding a 10-point first-quarter lead to a 44-37 non-league victory.
Larson scored 10 of her 15 points in the first eight minutes as the Lady Vikings took an 18-8 lead. E-TC perked up after that but could not make a significant dent in the margin.
E-TC got 11 points apiece from Taylor Niemi, Zoey McGeshick and Sam Robl and fell to 3-3 overall.
Baraga, now 2-3, got nine additional points from Jenna Heikkinen. Both she and Larson made a pair of 3-pointers apiece.
Both teams are in action on the road tonight, E-TC at Jeffers and Baraga at Hancock.
Ewen-TC 8 9 15 5 - 37
Baraga 18 6 14 6 - 44
Ewen-Trout Creek - Sam Robl 11, Rebekah Driesenga 4, Taylor Niemi 11, Zoey McGeshick 11. FT: 3-7, Fouls: 15, Fouled out: none, 3-pointers: T. Niemi 3, Robl 1.
Baraga - Katie Schjoth 7, Jackie Wadaga 2, Gabby Mayo 2, Shannon Fish 3, Rebecca Larson 15, Jenna Heikkinen 9, Brittany Nieskes 6. FT: 7-11, Fouls: 11, Fouled out:none, 3-pointers: Larson 2, Heikkinen 2, Schjoth 1.