The conference-leading Lady Macks (13-2, 9-1 Western Cloverbelt Conference) started out hot and sunk their free throws in the second half to fend off the talented Thunder (11-5, 6-4 WCC).
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Senior Josie Verbick came to play in crunch time, scoring 15 of her game-high 21 points after the half. Junior Abby Opsal added 11, and, despite foul trouble in both halves, senior Abby Klimek chipped in 10 points, including 5 crucial free throws down the stretch.
Each weekday Greg Steward visits with some of the best know athletes and coaches in the world about their sport and their faith. The show is heard live at 5:45pm and 6:45am on WWIB.
Christa Dietzen was captain of the USA women's volleyball team in Rio last summer. The Americans took home the Bronze medal after being a favorite to win Gold. Greg gets together with the 2 time Olympian on this edition of Sports and Commentary to talk about the Olympic results, her recent retirement and her faith. Part 3 of a 3 part series.