Hawks win 53-41

By John Butters, The JOURNAL


The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk girls defeated the North Cedar Knights in a comeback victory, 53-41.

The Golden Hawks were ahead wth an 11-10 lead after the first quarter, but the Knights put together a run that gave them a 26-15 lead at the end of the half.

Mid-Prairie got their offense going in the third quarter and took the lead on Myah Lugar?s 3-point goal.

The lead changed hands several times in the third quarter, but Mid-Prairie got back-to-back 3-pointers from Delaney Smith and the Hawks built on the lead in the closing minutes.

Addie Rath led Mid-Prairie with 14 points and ShaeLynn Becker finished with 12.

The Golden Hawks are now 8-2 on the year.