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Hot start helps Alta knock off SL, 75-49

Monday, January 8, 2001

ALTA - Wes Bunjes poured in a career-high 39 points and cleared 12 rebounds as Alta handed Storm Lake a 75-49 setback in a nonconference game Friday night at Alta.

Alta held a 17-10 lead after the first quarter. It was 45-28 Alta at the half and 67-36 entering the fourth period.

Heath Glienke scored 14 points for the Cyclones, now 7-2 overall. Jared Johnson added seven points.

Johnson grabbed five rebounds and Eric Holton added four. Holton also charted four assists. Ryan Schultze had three steals, while Wes Bunjes and Brad Bunjes had two apiece.

Scott Ellens scored 11 points to lead Storm Lake, now 1-5 overall. Tyler DeHaan and Jeff DeHaan each added nine apiece.

"We played awful well," Alta coach Larry McNutt said. "I was concerned playing a bigger school. We shot the ball extremely well and played hard and did a lot of good things on the court."

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