Wolves drop two to Hawks
Harris-Lake Park suffered a pair of narrow defeats on Tuesday, Dec. 19, as the boys fell 65-60 and the girls fell 49-46 to Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn in Lake Park.
In the boys' contest, Harris-Lake Park fell behind 16-12 after one quarter of play and trailed 35-23 at the break. The Wolves made their move in the second half, outscoring the Hawks 16-15 in the third and 21-15 in the fourth, but it was not enough, as the Hawks held on for a five-point victory.
Trevor Gunderson led the Wolves with 15 points. He also had five rebounds, three assists and a steal.
Bret Sohn had 13 points and five rebounds. Bryce Perkins had 10 points, three rebounds, three assists and two steals. Bubba Sohn had eight points, six assists, a steal and a block. Isaac Ihnen had six points. Luke Gunderson had three points, four rebounds and a steal for the Wolves, who fell to 3-5 overall and 3-4 in the War Eagle Conference.
In the girls' contest, the Wolves led 14-8 after one quarter of play and hung on to lead 22-18 at the break. The Hawks erupted in the third quarter, outscoring the Wolves 19-5 to lead 37-27 heading into the final stanza. There, Harris-Lake Park outscored HMS 19-12, but it was too little, too late, as the Hawks hung on for the three-point victory.
Jazmin Voehl led Harris-Lake Park with 15 points. She also had six rebounds, four assists and two steals. Taylor Meyer had 14 points, four steals, three boards and three blocks.
Madison Brevik had seven points and three steals. Rachel Martin had five points, four rebounds and a steal. Blake Gunderson had seven rebounds, three assists and a steal for the Wolves, who fell to 2-7 overall and 2-5 in the War Eagle Conference.
Both squads return to action Thursday, Jan. 4 when they travel to take on George-Little Rock.