The Hartley Sentinel-The Everly/Royal News - Serving O'Brien & Clay Counties

By Mike Petersen
Sports Editor & Staff Writer 

The third time was charming

H-M-S defeats Tigers in first round of district tourney


February 25, 2021


Lance Berends splits the defense to score two of his 19 points against Trinity Christian in the district quarterfinal on Feb. 15 in Hartley.

Any concerns that the third meeting between Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn and Trinity Christian might be a battle went away in the second quarter. Twenty straight points gave the Hawks a convincing half time lead and they continued to pull away for a 77-42 win on Feb. 15 in Hartley.

Three-point shooting kept the Tigers in contention during the early minutes of the 1A district quarterfinal game and also helped them rally from a nine-point deficit to make the score 20-15.

That would be as close as Trinity Christian would get. The Hawks mixed strong inside play with three-point shooting over the next...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021