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Hancock Girls improve to 7-0 with win over Ashby Arrows

The Hancock girls' basketball team defeated the Ashby Arrows on the road Tuesday night by a score of 52-18.

Stat leaders:

Illissa Koehl 18 points, 3 rebounds, 3 assists

Courtney Greiner 10 points, 11 rebounds

Aria Walstad 8 points, 4 steals

Kendra Schmidgall 8 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists

Abby Ascheman 6 points, 1 rebound

Shae Brown 2 points, 4 assists, 2 steals

Olivia Koehl 2 rebounds, 1 steal, 1 assist

Serandon Bigalke 1 assist

"I was pleased with the fact that we only had 10 turnovers on the night against the pressure defense shown by the Lady Arrows," said coach Jodi Holleman. "Aria Walstad and Illissa Koehl did an excellent job of handling the ball. Once again, it was great to have a balanced scoring attack."

As a team the Owls shot 20 for 46 (43 percent) which includes 5 for 11 (45 percent) from beyond the arc. They were also 7 for 9 (78 percent) from the free-throw line.

The Owls improve to 7-0 overall and 2-0 in the Pheasant Conference. They will travel to KMS on Thursday, Dec. 30 for a scrimmage against KMS, YME, and Buffalo-Lake-Hector.