Basketball: Thunder girls win 93-36 at Mora, set record

The Zimmerman Thunder set a school scoring record in a 93-36 win over the Mora Mustangs at Mora on Saturday.

“It was a fun game for the Thunder,” said coach Lance Dalbey. “This helps us get ready for the home stretch as we enter the final 10 games of the season.  We were able to really work on some things that we wanted to get in for the last half of the season.”

Senior guard Lexi Funaro scored 26 points on 11-for-15 shooting. Cami Bond had 14 points (2-for-2 on three’s), 5 rebounds, 4 assists and 3 steals. Brooke Borchardt scored 9, Alexis Olerich 8, Bailey Engelkes 8, Sabrina Steinke 7, and Amanda Rodriguez 7. Steinke also took 2 charges.

The Thunder (5-2 conference, 10-6 overall) had 25 steals which they parlayed into several transition baskets. They had 59 points at halftime and didn’t press in the second half.
Mora fell to 3-13.

Zimmerman will play at Milaca on Thursday.