Maranatha bulldozed its way to an 87-50 win. Junior guard Hallie Nelson (Rockford, Ill.) and sophomore center Laci Peterson both notched 20 points while Autumn Peotter (Waupaca, Wis.) scored 18 points.
Peotter’s nine rebounds led a team effort of 53 total rebounds compared to Moody’s 28. Maranatha performed well offensively as a team by shooting 47% from the field.
Junior forward Torey DeLozier (Watertown, Wis.) chipped in 12 points while sophomore guard Erin Steuerwald (Whitewater, Wis.) had six points. Maranatha will move on to face Lincoln Christian Friday at 3:00 p.m.