The Varsity basketball team escaped Howard City with a 78-68 victory tonight over the Tri-County Vikings. Both teams shot 46% from the field in a poorly played defensive game.
The Hornets finished with 5 players in double figures. Juniors Jared Ledford and Gideon Scott led the way with 19 points each. Sophomore Gunner Hill and senior Mason Durose each scored 11. Sophomore Asher Vissman added 10. Sophomore Trenton Shaffer led the team with 11 rebounds.
The Hornets record is now 5-7 (3-5). The Hornets return to action Tuesday at home against Greenville. The JV tips at 5:30 with the varsity to follow.