ETHAN — Class B No. 5 Ethan picked up a 60-20 girls basketball win over Mitchell Christian on Thursday.
The Rustlers jumped out to a 26-7 first-quarter lead and led 46-9 at halftime on their way to victory. Ethan’s Hannah Bartscher and Maddy Bartscher netted 18 points apiece. Ava Lingemann added 10 points and Alexis Meyers grabbed five rebounds.
Mitchell Christian’s Audrey Hofer finished with 12 points and five boards.
Ethan (10-2) hosts Howard on Friday. Mitchell Christian (3-11) plays Howard on Feb. 4 at the Corn Palace.