Hinckley-Big Rock is a two-time state champion, winning the 1A title in 2009 and 2010. On Thursday, they were fortunate to get past the LaMoille/Ohio Lady Lions, 50-46.
“The girls played hard tonight, and the game could of went either way. Preferably our way,” L/O coach Dick Gross said.
Shiela Browning paced the Lady Lions (6-6) with 26 points and eight rebounds. Vanessa Martinez grabbed 11 rebounds, and Kaitlyn Hughes added 10.
Putnam County 47, Roanoke-Benson 35: The Lady Panthers bounced back from their first loss of the season Monday to Fieldcrest, defeating a strong Lady Rockets team in Tri-County Conference play Thursday in Roanoke.
Daniela Pavlovich had 13 points with eight steals, and Allison Voss had 10 points with 12 rebounds for the Lady Panthers (12-1, 4-0).