Humboldt's girls got back into the win column Friday night by defeating Eagle Grove, 56-34 at Eagle Grove. The victory gave HHS a season sweep of the Eagles and improved Humboldt's record to 5-9 oveall, 4-8 in the North Central Conference.
GARRIGAN NIPS HHS ON LAST-SECOND SHOT
Algona Bishop Garrigan's Nicole Behr launched a 3-point shot before the buzzer to lift the Golden Bears past Humboldt, 35-34 in a thrilling North Central Conference girls' basketball game in the Humboldt gym on Jan. 15. The loss was Humboldt's fourth straight setback.
Erica Lane scored 12 points to lead Humboldt. She was backed by Madison Thomas with eight and Lauren Friesth with five. Lindsey Johnson added three. Scoring two each was Kinzie Wright, Kessa Kuyper and April Jones. Garrigan, 7-9 overall, 5-8 in the NCC, was paced by Behr with 12 points and Taylor Hovey with nine.
Humboldt travels Fort Dodge St. Edmond on Tuesday, Jan. 22. They'll play at Clarion-Goldfield on Jan. 25.