In spite of a great 2nd half performance, Van Meter fell to Des Moines Christian 55-45. Though Bulldogs had a solid finish, adding 18 points in the final quarter, it wasn’t enough for a comeback.
Lauterbach was the front runner for Van Meter’s offense with 21 points, including 12 during the fourth period. Kelsey Roberts hit two three-pointers and scored eight points total. Also chipping in for Van Meter were Emily Roberts (6 points, 1 rebound, 4 assists), Natalie Barth (5 points, 4 rebounds), Emma Barr (3 points), and Lindsey Golwitzer (2 points, 6 rebounds, 4 assists).