SPORTS SHORT: Bobcat freshmen girls win at East

DES MOINES – The Marshalltown freshman girls’ basketball team took down Des Moines East on Friday by a score of 35-31.

The Bobcats were led by Nyadoar Gatwech and Carrie Heddens with eight points apiece. Vanessa Vergara and Aspen Chadderdon both chipped in seven points, Jasmyne Carmody contributed four points and Vanesa Ceren added one point.

Heddens had a huge night on the boards, bringing down 19 rebounds. Gatwech added 10 rebounds in the win.