Strong second quarter pushes Alliance to victory

Tucker Monroe goes up for a layup against Banner County earlier this season. Photo by Kerri Rempp

After a close start, the Alliance Bulldogs pulled away rapidly and defeated the Sioux County Warriors 53-19 Thursday night.

The men were tied at five early in the contest before the Bulldogs inched ahead by five. Alliance then turned on the heat as time ran out in the second quarter and took a 27-11 lead into the break. The Bulldogs did not let up in the second half, sinking 14 and 12 in the final two quarters.

Tucker Monroe accounted for nearly all of the Warriors offensive production, making 17 of the team’s 19 points. Shane Gluth added the other bucket in the second quarter.

Sioux County     5            6            3            5            -19

Alliance               5            22          14          12          -53

Warrior scoring: Tucker Monroe, 17; Shane Gluth, 2

Alliance scoring: T. Timbers, 17; Landon Crowe, 2; Bert Trevino, 9; Boyer, 6; Jonah Amill, 3; Meyring, 13; Tevon Gilmore, 2

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