MASON CITY – The NIACC women’s basketball team dropped a 53-48 decision to Iowa Lakes Wednesday night in the NIACC gym.
Brielle Bartelt led the Lakers with 22 points. She also had six rebounds, and three steals.
Iowa Lakes, which trailed 16-12 after the first quarter, outscored NIACC 15-3 in the second quarter to take a 27-19 lead at the half.
NIACC outscored the Lakers 16-14 in the third quarter and 13-12 in the fourth quarter but still dropped a 5-point ICCAC decision.
Sophomore guard Audrey Martinez-Stewart led NIACC with 13 points. She also had eight rebounds, five assists and five steals.
Also for the Trojans, Kourtney Manning and Kameron Jones both scored 11 points.
NIACC returns to action Saturday at home against Marshalltown CC in an ICCAC contest. Game time in the NIACC gym is slated for 1 p.m.
(PHOTO: Photo: Kameron Jones looks to drive in Wednesday’s game against Iowa Lakes, via NIACC)