R-S falls to CGD in district quarterfinals

Joe Randleman Staff Writer
Jon Sansgaard looks for the open man. Photo by Kevin Patterson

ELDORA — The Roland-Story boys’ basketball team was hurt by poor shooting and rebounding, dropping a 47-46 heartbreaker to Clarion-Goldfield-Dows in the quarterfinal round of Class 2A district play Feb. 13 at Eldora.

The Norsemen only shot 29 percent from the field. They were also outrebounded, 41-30, to finish the season with a 10-12 record.

Clarion-Goldfield-Dows came on late to steal the win and advance to the district semifinals with a 4-18 record. The Cowboys outscored the Norsemen 17-9 over the final eight minutes.

Kade Faga had 16 points, three rebounds and two assists and Carter Greenfield 12 points, three rebounds and two assists in their final games for Roland-Story. Dylan Ihle added nine points and three rebounds and Ben Chelsvig two points, five boards and two blocks.

Connor State posted a double-double for Clarion-Goldfield-Dows with 11 points and 12 rebounds. Jaace Weidmann added nine points and Christian Gaytan six points, six rebounds and four assists.

Clarion-Goldfield-Dows 47, Roland-Story 46

CGD 8 16 6 17 - 47

RS 8 17 12 9 - 46

CGD (47) - Alec Martin 2-10 0-0 5, Blake Jackson 2-9 0-1 6, Dalton Nesheim 0-0 0-0 0, Mateo Martinez 2-4 0-1 4, Christian Gaytan 1-8 4-6 6, Coady Olson 0-1 1-2 1, Clinton Miller 0-1 0-0 0, Jaxon Carpenter 1-3 2-2 5, Nate Rapp 0-0 0-0 0, Connor State 5-11 1-3 11, Jaace Weidemann 4-5 1-1 9. Totals: 17-52 9-16 47. 3-point field goals (4): Jackson 2, Martin, Carpenter. Rebounds (41): State 12. Assists (9): Gaytan 4. Steals (3): Jackson, Gaytan, State. Blocks (2): Martin, State. Fouls: 16. Fouled out: Martin, Martinez.

Roland-Story (46) - Sam Skaar 1-3 0-0 3, Dylan Ihle 3-9 0-0 9, Kade Faga 6-17 2-2 16, Dylan Matheason 0-4 0-0 0, Jon Sansgaard 0-3 0-3 0, Carter Greenfield 3-6 4-4 12, Colby Gray 0-1 3-4 3, Ben Chelsvig 1-4 0-0 2, Adam McIlrath 0-1 1-2 1, Zach Twedt 0-0 0-0 0. Totals: 14-48 10-15 46. 3-point field goals (8): Ihle 3, Faga 2, Greenfield 2, Skaar. Rebounds (30): Chelsvig 5. Assists (9): Skaar 2, Faga 2, Matheason 2, Greenfield 2. Steals (9): Sansgaard 2, Gray 2. Blocks (4): Matheason 2, Chelsvig 2. Fouls: 16. Fouled out: Faga, Chelsvig.