Strong first half spurs Hawks to first win
H-M-S girls top Tigers, lose to Falcons
December 17, 2020
A strong first half set the tone for the Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn girls' basketball team during a 44-23 win over Trinity Christian on Dec. 8 in Hartley.
A 10-0 run to start the game sparked the Hawks' early success. Trinity Christian pulled to within 11-5 at the end of the first quarter, but H-M-S put together another 10-0 scoring run that solidified control of the game. Trinity Christian was limited to two points in the second quarter and trailed 26-7 at half time.
Neither team generated much offense in the second half. A late run in the third quarter increased the Hawks' lead to 35-25, and...