No. 3 NIACC women stop Iowa Western 89-63

NIACC's Brooke Heisler shoots a 3-pointer in Saturday's win over the Grand View Junior Varsity.
NIACC's Brooke Heisler shoots a 3-pointer in Saturday's win over the Grand View Junior Varsity.

MASON CITY - The No. 3 NIACC women's basketball team claimed a 89-63 victory over Iowa Western Wednesday night on Autism Awareness Night in the NIACC gym.

Freshman guard Sierra Lynch led five Lady Trojans in double figures with 17 points in the non-conference win over the NJCAA Division I Reivers.

Also in double figures for the Lady Trojans (5-0) were Sydney Wetlaufer with 16 points, including five 3-point goals, Sana'a Smith and Kelcie Hale both scored 15 points and Allie Negen scored 12 points.

NIACC was 13 of 27 from 3-point range. Besides Wetlaufer's five 3-point goals, Smith, Hale and Negen all had two 3-point goals and Lynch and Abby Leach both connected on one 3-point goal.

NIACC's win over Iowa Western was its first over the Reivers since the Lady Trojans claimed a 98-89 victory in the 2017-18 season.

NIACC's 2019-20 season (5-0 overall)

NIACC 97, Grand View JV 86

NIACC 87, Bryant & Stratton (Wis.) 82

NIACC 82, Illinois Central 81

NIACC 91, Marshalltown CC 38

NIACC 89, Iowa Western 63

2019-20 TEAM SEASON HIGHS

Points - 97 vs. Grand View JV (11-1-19)

3-point goals - 16, twice.

Rebounds - 58 vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)

Assists - 25 vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)

Steals - 14 vs. Grand View JV (11-1-19)

Blocks - 16 vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)

2019-20 INDIVIDUAL SEASON HIGHS

Points - 26, Sierra Lynch vs. Bryant & Stratton (Wis.) (11-2-19)

3-point goals - 7, Kelcie Hale vs. Bryant & Stratton (Wis.) (11-2-19)

Rebounds - 12, Sierra Lynch vs. Bryant & Stratton (Wis.) (11-2-19)

Assists - 10, Kelcie Hale vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)

Steals - 5, Kelcie Hale vs. Bryant & Stratton (Wis.) (11-2-19)

Blocks - 13, Sierra Morrow vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)

NIACC Women's basketball team 2019-20

When NIACC                                                   Then NIACC is

In November                                                    5-0

Plays at home                                                  3-0

Plays on road                                                   0-0

Plays on neutral court                                       2-0

Leads at halftime                                              2-0

Trails at halftime                                               3-0

Tied at halftime                                                 0-0

Plays in overtime                                               0-0

Scores less than 60 points                                 0-0

Scores between 60-69 points                             0-0

Scores between 70-79 points                             0-0

Scores between 80-89 points                             3-0

Scores between 90-99 points                             2-0

Scores 100 or more points                                 0-0

Allows less than 60 points                                 1-0

Allows between 60-69 points                             1-0

Allows between 70-79 points                             0-0

Allows between 80-89 points                             3-0

Allows between 90-99 points                             0-0

Allows 100 or more points                                 0-0

Game decided by 1-3 points                               1-0

Game decided by 4-6 points                               1-0

Game decided by 7-10 points                             0-0

Game decided by 11-14 points                           1-0

Game decided by 15+ points                             2-0

THE LAST TIME NIACC ....

Scored 100 points: 105 vs. Cape Fear College (3-20-19) - NJCAA Division II national tournament

Had 15 3-point goals: 16 vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)

Had 50 rebounds: 58 vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)

Had 20 assists: 25 vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)

Had 15 steals: 17 vs. Wayne County CC (3-19-19) - NJCAA Division II national tournament

Beat a rated team: No. 9 NIACC 68 No. 5 Illinois Central (11-8-19)

THE LAST TIME A LADY TROJAN HAD ...

50 points: 51, Trudy Peterson vs. Kennedy King College (11-21-15)

40 points: 45, Mandy Willems vs. Southeastern (3-2-19)

30 points: 34, Jada Buford vs. Cape Fear College (3-20-19) - NJCAA Division II national tournament

10 3-point goals: 13, Mandy Willems vs. Southeastern (3-2-19)

5 3-point goals: 5, Sydney Wetlaufer vs. Iowa Western (11-13-19)

10 rebounds: 12, Sierra Morrow vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)

15 rebounds: 16, Autam Mendez vs. Little Priest Tribal College (3-6-19)

10 assists: 10, Kelcie Hale vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)

10 steals: 11, Jada Buford vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-18)

5 steals: 6, Autam Mendez vs. DMACC (2-28-19)

10 blocks: 13, Sierra Morrow vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)

Double/double: Sierra Lynch 26 points/12 rebounds vs. Bryant & Stratton (Wis.) (11-2-19)

Triple/double: Sierra Morrow 23 points/13 blocks/12 rebounds vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)