The Delano Tigers raced to a 16-3 lead and stayed comfortably in front for a 60-48 win over the Zimmerman Thunder on Monday evening in Zimmerman.
Freshman forward Bria Narfnecht tallied 18 points and 6-1 freshman post Alex Wittinger added 17 for Delano (6-8). Junior guard Katie Emmer chipped in 12.
Zimmerman (5-10) played Delano even the rest of the game. The Thunder showed some good outside shooting but suffered numerous turnovers with bad passes and getting the ball stolen off the dribble.
Junior wing Heather McCormick led Zimmerman with 14 points. Next were Lexi Wiemei, Amber Magnuson, and Jami Schuster with seven points each.
The Thunder will play at Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted on Friday evening.