H-M-S girls 'grow up' during 2021-22 season
Players make progress during 7-16 campaign
March 3, 2022
Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn had just 14 players in the girls’ basketball program during the 2021-22 season and seven of them were freshmen. But the team showed improvement throughout the winter.
The Hawks’ varsity records were 7-16 overall and 1-9 in the War Eagle Conference. H-M-S was eliminated by Sibley-Ocheyedan in the quarterfinals of Class 2A regional tournament following a 49-47 win over Alta-Aurelia.
Hawk coach Lester Tessum saw growth by seniors Lydia Harders, Jasmine Lux and Emily Otto, who matured as team leaders. He also was pleased with the development of the freshmen who made s...