The Norse girls had a win and a close loss in the past week.

On Dec. 19, North Polk got the win 51-48.

Jenna Clark led the offense with 16 points, and Kylie Tjernagel had 15. Juliann Clark, Madeline Morton and Susie Weaver each added five points.

Madison Friest had nine rebounds, Juliann Clark had seven, Morton and Hannah Patton each had four. Juliann Clark also had six assists and three steals.

On Dec. 21, the Norse beat Iowa Falls-Alden 55-44.

Jenna Clark made 16 points, had seven rebounds and two steals. Juliann Clark had 14 points, six rebounds and two steals.

Friest added eight points and seven rebounds. Patton had seven points and Tjernagel had five.