T-Birds beat Blackhawks
Sivertson leads I-S boys
By Holly Neumann
Justin Sivertson scored 21 points to lead Iola-Scandinavia to a 73-58 win over Port Edwards Jan. 16.
Charlie Stockwell scored 12 points in the first half that helped the Thunderbirds take a 35-20 halftime lead.
Sivertson added 12 points in the second half and teammate Connor Kurki added nine. Stockwell and Kurki finished with 20 and 14 points, respectively. Kurki also won the battle of the boards with nine rebounds.
Peyton Kohlbeck led the Blackhawks with 18 and Ian Gibbs chipped in with 15. Port Edwards came into the game with an 11-2 record. I-S improved to 9-3 with the win.
Iola-Scandinavia will head to Keshena Thursday, Jan. 18, for a 7 p.m. matchup with the Menominee Indian Eagles.