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Kontny nets 1,000th point at UWS

University of Wisconsin-Superior’s Hailey Kontny (24) scores the 1,000th point of her collegiate career during the Yellowjackets’ win over Bethany Lutheran Saturday afternoon at Mertz Mortorelli Gym. (Jed Carlson / jcarlson@superiortelegram.com)1 / 4
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Former Superior Spartan Hailey Kontny scored her 1,000th point in the University of Wisconsin-Superior’s 90-72 win over Bethany Lutheran College Saturday evening at Mertz Mortorelli Gym.

Entering the game, Kontny needed 27 points to reach the milestone and that’s exactly what she scored.

Her final two points came on a layup, after a Justine Larson steal, with 6:14 remaining in the fourth quarter.

Kontny also had a game-high 13 rebounds.

Hannah Norlin was next with 17 points; Larson had eight assists; and Amelia Leger was 2-for-3 on 3-pointers for six points.

The Yellowjackets play the Northwestern Eagles at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in St. Paul.

Yellowjacket 1,000 Point Club

1,686 — Sally Linzmeier

1,300 — Sandy Eilertsen

1,262 — Tammy Moore

1,242 — Brenda Headrick

1,227 — Sherri Odlevak

1,183 — Connie Urmanski

1,077 — Mandy Giffen

1,057 — Hailey Hart

1,001 — Stephanie Janigo

1,000 — Hailey Kontny

 

BETHANY LUTHERAN (9-4, 4-2)

Haley Sandin 6-15 2-2 15; Abby Olson 6-14 2-2 14; Hanna Geistfeld 5-6 1-2 11; Alli Carlson 3-5 0-0 6; Elizabeth Davis 2-3 2-2 6; Dakota Ellinghuysen 2-5 2-2 6; Brooke Henning 1-6 2-2 5; Emilee Gustin 2-4 0-2 4; Natasha Young 1-2 1-2 3. Totals 29-67 12-16 72.

UW-SUPERIOR (10-4, 6-0)

Hailey Kontny 11-18 4-9 27; Hannah Norlin 7-14 3-4 17; Justine Larson 4-6 1-2 9; Emily Carpenter 2-4 4-4 9; Jade Tucker 3-5 0-0 6; Amelia Leger 2-2 0-0 6; Taylor Kane 1-5 2-2 4; Ellie Leadstrom 1-1 2-2 4; Brittany Laehn 2-5 0-0 4; Eva Reinertsen 1-5 0-0 3; Morgan Anderson 0-0 1-2 1. Totals 34-69 17-25 90.

Bethany Lutheran........... 8... 17    27   20   —   72

UW-Superior................ 27... 23    24   16   —   90

3-point goals—BL 2-15, UWS 5-15 (Leger 2-2; Reinertsen 1-3; Carpenter 1-2; Kontny 1-3; Laehn 0-2; Gordon 0-1; Jalivay 0-2). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—BL 31 (Young 5; Skrien 5), UWS 44 (Kontny 13). Assists—BL 9 (Olson 3), UWS 26 (Larson 8). Total fouls—BL 17, UWS 18. Technical fouls—None. A-412.

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