Girls Varsity Basketball · Valley Girls’ Basketball Hosts Fort Dodge Monday


Valley Girls Basketball vs Marshalltown

The Valley High School varsity girls’ basketball team will welcome Fort Dodge on Monday, Jan. 13. The opening tip is slated for 6:15 p.m.

The Tigers, now 4-5 on the year, are coming off a 72-28 victory over Des Moines East last Tuesday.

Highlights: Valley Girls’ Basketball vs. Des Moines East

Highlights: Valley Girls’ Basketball vs. Des Moines East

Senior Grace Plummer is the team’s top scorer, averaging about 10 points per game. She’s sinking about 36 percent of her shots from the floor, about 33 percent from behind the arc, and 80 percent from the charity stripe.

Senior Alex Honnold and sophomore Meredith Rieker are averaging 9.9 and 9.8 points, respectively. Honnold is also the Tigers’ leading rebounder, averaging seven boards per game. Plummer has hauled in the most rebounds thus far this season with 52 (17 offensive, 35 defensive). Honnold and Rieker have also tallied a team-high 19 steals.

Junior Hayley Chappell leads the team in assists, recording 18.

As a team, Valley is averaging almost 52 points per game, is sinking about 34 percent of its shots from the field, and landing nearly 27 percent of its shots from 3-point territory.

Leading into Monday’s game, here are the current conference standings:

CIML-Iowa Standings GIRLS for 01082020

For fans unable to attend Friday’s game, you can follow @vhstigers on Twitter for live updates.