14 Total Quotes

Gene Rasmussen Quotes

We got off to a nice start. I thought we did a much better job on defense against them this time.
Gene Rasmussen
#Defense

Last time we didn't do a very good job of shutting those (other) girls down.
Gene Rasmussen
#Girls

They played very physical inside. They were not as tall as our girls but they were a little bit bigger, and they did a good job on the boards, too.
Gene Rasmussen
#Girls

The girls responded well and forced turnovers in the second half.
Gene Rasmussen
#Girls

That was nice that we had a tough game, especially coming from behind the way we did. (Our girls) didn't hang their heads or anything, they really came out and played hard and took care of what we needed to take care of.
Gene Rasmussen
#Girls

We don't have to talk about last year. The girls have it in the back of their minds what happened. Just as it was then, our goal is to win a state championship, but we're not going to overlook anybody and we're going to take it one game at a time.
Gene Rasmussen
#Girls

Not looking ahead, we're going in with the goal of bringing home a state championship. That's not an unrealistic goal.
Gene Rasmussen
#Home

Being the top-ranked team, everyone is always trying to knock you off. We have to be ready for that. But at this time, you should be ready for that. There are no easy games. Like I mentioned before, we're going to take one game at a time and see what happens, but we're excited about the opportunity in front of us.
Gene Rasmussen
#Trying

We're going to see if we can't have a different ending.
Gene Rasmussen
#Ending

They've worked really hard to get back to here and they want to do well. I think this is a very determined group.
Gene Rasmussen
#Hard

They've been real determined to get back there.
Gene Rasmussen
#Determined

After we got beat last year, the girls put a lot of time in and worked really hard to get back to this position. One of their goals all season was to get back to this position and take it one step further. It's an awesome feeling.
Gene Rasmussen
#Girls

We really thought it would be a battle. I'm really so proud of the girls, the way they came out and played so strong. I just think they did an awesome job.
Gene Rasmussen
#Girls

Our height was a big advantage against them. We (still) have to make sure that we get in good (rebounding) position, too.
Gene Rasmussen
#Advantage