Classic update: Dodge City takes care of Andale

By Steve Sell
January 27, 2017
Kendall Shaw

Dodge City set up a Western Athletic Conference showdown with rival Hays on Saturday by defeating Andale 41-32 on Friday in the second consolation game of the Mid America Classic.

The two WAC teams will play for fifth place at 3:45 on Saturday, while Andale goes up against Wichita Southeast at 2 p.m. for seventh.

Dodge had a hard time shaking Andale, leading only 12-10 after a quarter and 23-16 at the half. The Red Demons steadily increased the lead late and never felt any semblance of doubt in the outcome.

Tia Bradshaw just missed a double-double for Dodge City with 13 points and 9 rebounds. Tyler Winter came off the bench to lead Andale with 9 points, including 6 of 6 at the line. Andale lost despite making all 10 of its free throws.

Dodge City (41) — Armstrong 0-3, 0-0, 0; Sowers 2-4, 1-1, 6; Nelson 2-4, 0-1, 4; Bradshaw 3-8, 6-9, 13; E. Okoro 2-4, 1-2, 5; Cecil 2-5, 0-0, 5; Morales 1-1, 0-0, 2; C. Okoro 3-4, 0-0, 6. Totals — 25-33, 8-13, 41. 3-pointers — Sowers 1, Bradshaw 1, Cecil 1.

Andale (32) — Geist 0-2, 2-2, 2; R. Bergkamp 3-10, 0-0, 7; Easter 1-5, 0-0, 3; Knoblauch 1-7, 0-0, 3; J. Bergkamp 2-14, 2-2, 6; Gutschenritter 1-1, 0-0, 2; Winter 1-3, 6-6, 9; Chavez 0-1, 0-0, 0. Totals — 9-43, 10-10, 32. 3-pointers — R. Bergkamp 1, Easter 1, Knoblauch 1, Winter 1.


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