Vikings take on and win against the GPRC Wolves

11/09/2019, GPRC Wolves

The Augustana Vikings face off against the GPRC Wolves this afternoon at 1 pm.  Both teams came ready to play, but only one team can win. The game had an eventful 4 quarters with Vikings taking the win. 

 

In the first quarter, the Vikings started strong with reaching over 20 points. The visiting wolves struggle a bit but are able to make a few baskets. A stand out play with by #13 on GPRC making a 3 to tie up the score at the start. The final score of the first quarter was 23 - 8. 

 

In the second quarter, the Vikings were not able to score much against the wolves' defense, and the wolves doubled their score. The score going into halftime was 33 - 16. The Vikings had their work cut out for them in the second half as the score was only 17 points apart. 

 

In the third quarter, the Vikings struggled to score a lot against the wolves, but kept their net well guarded only allowing them to get 9 points. The score ending in the third period was 44 -25. 

 

The fourth quarter had the fans anticipating and awaiting the final result with the being far apart, but attainable, both teams gave their final push. The Vikings put their heart and soul into defence only allowing the wolves to make 7 points. The made some back to back shots increasing their score by a total of 12 points. 

 

Despite the GPRC Wolves best efforts, the Augustana Vikings came out victorious. The game ended with a final score of 56 -32, for the wolves). The home fans and players went home excited for the nights win. #8 Jayden Demchuk from GPRC Wolves, and #3 Megan Hebert from UAA Vikings were award players of the game.