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Blooming Prairie girls basketball team beats USC

The Blooming Prairie girls basketball team beat United South Central (0-3 overall, 0-2 Gopher) 61-29 on the road Tuesday.

Sam Wurst had 16 points and five rebounds for BP (4-1 overall, 3-0 Gopher), Ayren Ingvalson had five points, five rebounds, seven assists and four steals and eighth grader Bobbie Bruns had a career-high 11 points.

“We moved the ball exceptionally well tonight and the shots we got reflected our unselfishness,” BP head coach John Bruns said. “Defensively we got our hands on a lot of balls and forced USC into some tough situations.”

BP 35  26    61

USC 14  15    29

BP scoring: Sam Wurst, 16; Megan Oswald, 12; Bobbie Bruns, 11; McKenna Hein, 8; Maggie Bruns, 5; Julia Worke, 5; Ayren Ingvalson, 4; free throws: 41 percent (7-for-17); rebounds: 25 (Oswald, 7); turnovers: 6