Ooks win a close match with each team

Ooks win a close match with each team

Camrose, AB - The Augustana Women's Vikings hosted the NAIT Ooks in their first game against each other in the new year, their last match being on November 30th, 2018. The Ooks won a close match, 64-58, with both teams winning 2 quarters.

The first period was a close match with each team gaining small victories over the other. The Vikings ended winning the first period with a close 18 to 19 points. The second period again was a close match. However, the Ooks this match were keeping slightly ahead. They won the period 18-11 (36-30).The heat of this period was picking up as both teams ran across the court faster and the crowds cheered louder. In the third period the Vikings were able to make a come-back  scoring 13-17, bringing the total score to 47-49. In the last quarter the Ooks were able to outtake the Vikings, similar to the second quarter, this time with a score of 15-11. This allowed them to win the game with a final score of 64-58. From the NAIT Ooks the Player of the Game was number 04, Sydney Hurlburt, a fourth year business major from St. Albert; she had three rebounds and twelve points. From the Vikings the Player of the Game was number 12, Emma van Bruinessen, a double physical education and political studies major form Leduc; she had fifteen rebounds and five points.