The Hawks began the game with another slow 1rst quarter start. They trailed after 1 quarter 14-8. The Hawks did not panic and proceeded to win the 2 quarter and go into the locker room leading by 3 (21-19). In the 2nd Half the Hawks pulled away and went on to win by the score of 55-38.
In this game the Hawks were paced in scoring by Kenzee Smith (16 points). She shot and impressive 7-11 from the field. She also had 4 steals and 3 assists. Vanessa Wilson added 14 points. Ajulu Thathu had 10 points and 9 rebounds. Issy Burr had 9 points and 8 rebounds of her own. This was a solid team effort to beat a team that never quit fighting.
The win moved them Hawks to 9-4. The next team up will be the Ritter Raider. Ritter coming off and impressive win against Covenant Christian will definitely pose a great challenge to the Hawk squad. Last year the Hawks loss to Ritter in an overtime thriller.