Second time around is just as nice
H-M-S girls complete sweep of South O’Brien
February 16, 2023
A big lead came in handy for Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn, which withstood a late rally by South O’Brien to earn a 57-50 win on Feb. 7 at Paullina.
The victory in the final game of the 2022-23 regular season was the second for the Hawk girls in War Eagle Conference play.
The first quarter was a seesaw battle, with neither team leading by more than three points. Nine straight points pushed H-M-S’s lead to 29-15, and another late surge extended the margin to 36-20 at half time.
The third quarter was a defensive battle which ended with the Hawks maintaining a 14-point advantage. A three-point pl...