SAC CITY - Ryan Schultze scored 19 points to lead four players in double figures to help Alta begin the new year with an 85-48 rout of Sac City in a Northwest Conference game Tuesday night.
Alta led 17-8 after the first quarter, 41-24 at halftime and 63-36 entering the fourth period.
Wes Bunjes scored 17 points for the Cyclones, while Heath Glienke added 15 and Jared Johnson 14.
Bunjes cleared 12 rebounds, while Brad Bunjes had eight and Johnson seven. Wes Bunjes charted six assists and Schultze three. Josh Droegmiller tallied four steals.
* Ashlea Payne scored 13 points and hauled down 17 rebounds, but it wasn't enough as Sac City got past Alta 39-35 in Northwest Conference play Tuesday at Sac City.
Sac City held an 11-6 lead after the first quarter and took a 19-16 halftime lead. The Indians were ahead 26-25 heading into the fourth period.
Alta, which was 14 of 31 shooting from the field, was victimized by 28 turnovers.
Danielle Allen contributed six points and four steals, while Casi Flink had four points and nine rebounds for the Cyclones. Payne and Allen each charted three assists.