The Quarriers defeated Baltic 61-40 on Tuesday, Dec. 18, behind a strong defensive effort. Connor Rentz fired in 20 points to lead the team, and Logan Ellingson tallied 13 points. Drew Van Regenmorter filled the stat sheet with 10 points, 15 rebounds, and 7 assists, and Logan Heim grabbed 10 rebounds for the Quarriers. The JV and freshman teams also secured big victories as the Quarrier boys and girls teams completed the five game sweep on the evening.
On Dec. 29, the Quarriers travelled to Brookings for the 25th Annual Michael Entringer Scholarship Classic. Behind a strong second half defensive effort, the Quarriers defeated Sioux Valley 72-60. Drew Van Regenmorter took home game MVP honors as he filled the stat sheet with 15 points, 14 rebounds, 6 assists, and 2 steals; Logan Heim also finished with a double-double of 11 points and 19 rebounds. Logan Ellingson led the Quarriers in scoring with 22 points on an efficient 11-17 shooting percentage. Connor Rentz finished in double figures with 11 points, and Colin Rentz tallied 9 points and 6 assists. The Quarriers shot 54% as a team from the field and attacked the basket well all night.