No. 9 Lady Trojans roll past Milwaukee Area Tech, 134-45

NIACC's Kelsie Willert plays defense in first half of Friday's game against Milwaukee Area Tech.
NIACC's Kelsie Willert plays defense in first half of Friday's game against Milwaukee Area Tech.

IOWA FALLS - The No. 9 NIACC women's basketball team cruised to a 134-45 victory over Milwaukee Area Tech Friday afternoon at the Dale Howard Classic on the Ellsworth campus.

NIACC led 77-27 at the half.

The 134 points is the second most in a single-game in the history of NIACC women's basketball. The single-game record is 135 in a 135-33 win over Hibbing CC in the 2013-14 season.

Sophomore Taylor Laabs led the Lady Trojans with 22 points. UU Longs and Shayley Vesel both scored 16 points.

Also for the Lady Trojans (3-0), freshman Cici Kieger scored seven points with seven assists and seven rebounds.

It is the third straight season that the NIACC have women have started 3-0. In both the 2015-16 and 2016-17 seasons, the Lady Trojans started 4-0.

NIACC returns to action Saturday against Harper College. Game time is set for noon.

Top NIACC women's basketball single-game performances

NIACC 135, Hibbing CC 33 (2013-14)

NIACC 134, Milwaukee Area Tech (2017-18)

NIACC 131, Kennedy King College 71 (2015-16)

NIACC 129, Milwaukee Area Tech 74 (2013-14)

NIACC 121, Marshalltown 48 (1977-78)

NIACC 118, Iowa Lakes 39 (1975-76)

NIACC 117, Grand View JV 61 (2013-14)

NIACC 116, Bryant & Stratton-Milwaukee 76 (2016-17)

NIACC 115, Marshalltown 38 (1974-75)

NIACC 115, Kirkwood 111 (OT) (2013-14)