Vikings run Ed-Co out of town with 58-51 win
Thursday, February 07, 2013 2:03 AM
Making a second half comeback, the Decorah girls basketball team (7-12, 4-7 NEIC) defeated Edgewood-Colesburg (14-7) 58-51 Tuesday night at home in non-conference action.
Sondra Zidlicky battles a New Hampton player for the ball in a recent game. Zidlicky had four points Tuesday. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)
The Vikings fell behind early to Ed-Co. Ed-Co scored the first two points of the game, then Decorah came back to take a 7-4 lead midway through the first. However, Ed-Co found its shooting touch, putting up a 16-10 lead with one minute remaining. The Vikes came back to cut the lead to two at the break, 16-18. Decorah tied the game at 23-all two minutes into the second frame. It was close from there until the final two minutes, when Ed-Co built the lead to six at 33-27. It remained at six at the halftime break, with Ed-Co up 35-29.
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