The girls Ishpeming Hematites were looking to keeping their winning ways in L’Anse tonight as they took on the Purple Hornets.
The Purple Hornets jumped out to 11-0 lead quickly within the first few minutes of the game with some quick plays and a full court press. The Hematites cold shooting left them in a deep hole after the first quarter with a score of 18-4.
The Purple Hornets kept their hot shooting going through the first half shooting just shy of fifty percent. But the Hematites were able to make some ground up by the end of the first half for a score 29-17.
In the second half the Hematites started to wake up and stormed to close the gap to 2 points at the 3rd quarter.
The girls team continues to 4-2 for the year and will be taking a short break for the holidays. They next take on the Gwinn Modeltowners on Tuesday, January 4th in Gwinn. Pregame will be 7:00pm and tip off will be at 7:30PM on 98.7FM WRUP.
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