Sports

HMS Girls Basketball Remains Perfect

Tue 11-29-2016

Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn used a big third quarter to pull away from Harris-Lake Park and pick up a 51-35 victory on Tuesday night.  The Hawks opened the game on a 9-0 run but a late surge allowed the Wolves to tie it at 13 after one quarter.  H-M-S built a five point lead in the second quarter but saw H-LP pull within one at 25-24 at halftime.  The third quarter saw the Hawks offense heat up and H-LP go ice cold as H-M-S outscored the Wolves 16-4 to lead 41-28 entering the final quarter.  Kenna Rieck led all scorers with 17 for the Hawks.  Olivia Japenga added 15 and H-M-S improves to 2-0 on the year.  They host Remsen St. Mary's on Friday.  H-LP was led by Blake Gunderson's 13 points.  Taylor Meyer added 12.  The wolves falls to 0-2.  They are at Okoboji on Thursday.  Hear the game on Q102.