• warning: Parameter 2 to ed_classified_link_alter() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/humboldt/www/www/includes/common.inc on line 2892.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ed_classified_link_alter() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/humboldt/www/www/includes/common.inc on line 2892.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/humboldt/www/www/includes/module.inc on line 482.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/humboldt/www/www/includes/module.inc on line 482.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/humboldt/www/www/includes/module.inc on line 482.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/humboldt/www/www/includes/module.inc on line 482.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/humboldt/www/www/includes/module.inc on line 482.

HHS girls top Eagle Grove, fall to Garrigan on late field goal

Humboldt's Lindsey Johnson works down low for a basket against Algona Bishop Garrigan Tuesday night (Jan. 15) in the Humboldt gym. Humboldt came up short at the buzzer, 35-34. Humboldt Independent photo by Phil Monson.

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.