Trio leads HNHS girls past Northrop Wednesday night

Taylor Foley, Alyssa Hurlburt and Liesl Davenport combined for 40 points on Wednesday, Jan. 21, to lead the Huntington North High School girls’ varsity basketball team to a 61-46 victory over visiting Fort Wayne Northrop.

The Lady Vikes, improving to 6-9, used a 22-point burst in the second quarter to turn a 12-9 first quarter lead into a 34-22 halftime advantage. They held a 46-34 lead after three quarters.

Foley connected on 5 of 6 field goal attempts and 8 of 9 from the free throw line on the way to scoring a game-high 18 points for the Lady Vikings. Hurlburt came off the bench to score 12 points and Davenport added 10.

The three each grabbed six rebounds, as did Mariah Town, as HNHS out-rebounded the Lady Bruins, 36-25.

Davenport’s fine overall game included four assists, and Abby Armstrong matched that assist total.

Foley and Town each had three steals.

Erica Carter led Northrop with nine points.

The HNHS JV jumped all over their Northrop counterparts by a 49-13 score.

A balanced attack was led by Taylor Bard with eight points. Tajsha Shrock, Jessica Morgan and Alyssa Grabner each scored six points.

The HNHS JV pitched a 10-0 shutout in the first quarter and never looked back to win their 11th game in 15 outings.

The Lady Vikes will host New Castle on Saturday, Jan. 24. The JV game starts at 6 p.m.

Name FG 3 Pt FT Pts RB Ast PF
Huntington North
Hayley Bradford 0-3 0-1 0-0 0 1 0 1
Mariah Town 1-3 0-0 4-6 6 6 3 1
Liesl Davenport 4-8 1-1 1-2 10 6 4 1
Taylor Foley 5-6 0-0 8-9 18 6 0 3
Kayla Schenkel 4-11 0-0 0-0 8 1 0 3
Jessica Ehler 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1
Jericho Parrett 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0
Cora Frame 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0
Abby Armstrong 0-1 0-0 2-2 2 1 4 1
Tajsha Shrock 2-3 0-0 1-2 5 3 0 1
Maria Santa 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 2 0 0
Alyssa Hurlburt 6-15 0-3 0-1 12 6 3 1
Totals 22-50 1-5 16-22 61 36 14 13
FW Northrop
Alaina Schwarz 2-6 1-3 2-2 7 3 3 1
Paige Wright 2-6 0-0 4-4 8 2 2 3
Pre Reese 3-6 1-2 1-2 8 1 5 1
Simone Swary 4-11 0-1 0-0 8 8 0 4
Kylie Lindsay 3-4 0-0 0-1 6 5 0 3
Erica Carter 3-7 3-7 0-0 9 1 2 2
Sam Sordelet 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0
Andrea Starks 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1
Sidra Sherrill 0-0 0-0 0-2 0 2 0 3
Totals 17-41 5-14 7-11 46 25 12 18