GLR Girls Basketball Edges HMS In Postseason

Tue 2-16-2016



George-Little Rock edged Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn 55-51 in Girls Class 1A Region 1 Basketball on Tuesday night.  The Mustangs led 12-10 after one quarter.  HMS took the lead at 20-17 but GLR ended the half on an 8-0 run to lead 25-20 at halftime.  The lead grew to 10 for the Mustangs in the third quarter but the Hawks cut it to 37-32 heading into the final stanza.  HMS would tie the game at 50, but GLR got a couple late steals and a foul call that led to free throws and the win.  Mia Graham led the Mustangs with 19 points.  She was 10-for-12 from the free throw line.  Mariah Terhark added 15 points and GLR improves to 11-12.  They will play at Marcus-Meridan-Cleghorn on Friday.  Regan Shockley led the Hawks with a game high 24 points.  HMS finishes their season at 16-7.  They graduated three seniors: Shockley, Suzi Castillo, and Claire Solsma.