AMBOY – The Amboy Lady Clippers’ sophomore basketball team improved to 7-0 with a perfect week.
The first game of the week was a 40-24 triumph over Bureau Valley on Dec. 2 at the AHS gym. Hallie Nauman led the attack with 16 points and six rebounds, while Delaney Wilhelm added 11 points.
AHS hosted LaMoille-Ohio on Dec. 3 and won by an easy 39-10 count. Wilhelm pumped in 13 points to pace the winners. Katelynn Pankhurst chipped in with eight points and Karlee Doege grabbed 10 rebounds.
Amboy went up against Morrison on Dec. 5 and came away with a hard-fought 41-38 victory at the AHS gym. Wilhelm sank a three-point field goal in the waning seconds to lift the Lady Clippers to the victory. Wilhelm ended the game with 14 points and five steals. Emma Lindenmeyer had 10 points and made four of five important free throws in the end.