Sierra Lutheran sweeps Coleville | NevadaAppeal.com

Sierra Lutheran sweeps Coleville

Nevada Appeal staff report
Falcon senior Kyman Berger lays one into the hoop Saturday against Coleville.
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Zane Warkentin scored 10 points, Luke Bonafede added nine, and Peyton Hedwall, Bret Walker and Kyman Berger finished with eight each to lead Sierra Lutheran to a 63-30 win over Coleville in the regular season finale Saturday night.

“Great effort tonight by the boys,” coach Ben Walther said. “It was Senior Night and great effort on both ends of the floor, especially the defensive end. Proud of how they finished the regular season and hope that they continue the effort in the playoffs.”

Senior Austin Stone contributed seven points. Hedwall also had three steals and four rebounds and Warkentin added six steals.

Falcon girls win in OT

Sierra Lutheran outscored visiting Coleville, 5-0, in overtime to grab a 34-29 win in the regular-season finale on Saturday.

“What a great team win,” coach Michael Nelson said. “Coleville was missing arguably their best player, but our defense rose to the challenge. Our seniors played a great game and led the way.

“After falling behind early, we began to get comfortable against their zone. They changed to a man defense in the second half and we responded well.”

Aleyna Gilson led the way with 12 points and Ruth Boogman added 11 plus nine rebounds. Taylor Davison had four clutch points in the fourth quarter and OT.

Aleyna Gilson had six steals, six rebounds, and two assists.