Lady Vikes' win string comes to an end

Huntington North High School forward Abby Armstrong launches a jumper against visiting South Side on Tuesday, Jan. 27. The Lady Vikings fell, 67-54.
Photo by Andre Laird.

The three-game win string of the Huntington North High School girls' varsity basketball team came to an end Tuesday, Jan. 27, as visiting FW South Side toppled the Lady Vikings, 67-54.

The Lady Archers shot their way to victory by connecting on 27 of 53 field goal attempts for 50.9 percent, including 8 of 17 from three-point land. The visitors jumped out to a 20-7 first quarter lead, went into halftime with a 41-28 advantage and cruised from there.

Taylor Foley led the way for the Lady Vikes with 25 points and 14 rebounds. Eleven of her points came at the free throw line as she shot 14 charity tosses.

Liesl Davenport had 10 points and Abby Armstrong and Kayla Schenkel each added six points for HNHS, now 7-10.

Sydney Weinert topped South Side with 18 points and nine rebounds. Ashley Stalling added 10 points.

Huntington North shot 20 of 51, 39.2 percent from the field.

In junior varsity action the Lady Vikes edged the Lady Archers, 39-35.

Courtney Carpenter had 14 points and eight rebounds to lead Huntington North. Jericho Parrett had six points and Jessica Morgan and Hannah Landrum each added five points.

The HNHS teams will travel to face Muncie Central on Saturday, Jan. 31, at noon.

Name FG 3 Pt FT Pts RB Ast PF
Huntington North
Mariah Town 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 0 2
Liesl Davenport 5-10 0-2 0-0 10 3 0 2
Alyssa Hurlburt 2-7 1-2 0-0 5 4 1 1
Taylor Foley 7-13 0-0 11-14 25 14 0 1
Kayla Schenkel 3-7 0-0 0-0 6 3 0 4
Jessica Ehler 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0
Hayley Bradford 1-5 0-1 0-1 2 2 1 1
Abby Armstrong 2-7 1-3 1-1 6 2 2 2
Tajsha Shrock 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 3 1 1
Maria Santa 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 2 0
2
Totals 20-51 2-9 12-16 54 34 7 14
FW South Side
Nia Banks 3-8 1-4 0-0 7 3 1 0
Ashley Stalling 4-10 2-5 0-0 10 2 3 2
Jarvisha Jackson 4-6 0-0 0-0 8 8 2 2
Brittany Johnson 4-8 3-6 1-5 12 4 4 2
Sydney Weinert 8-12 0-0 2-5 18 9 0 3
Shanice Nagel 1-1 1-1 1-2 4 0 0 1
Shaquala Ackerson 1-2 1-1 0-0 3 2 2 0
Kiara Burnett 1-2 0-0 0-0 2 0 2 0
Maquba Reese 1-1 0-0 1-2 3 0 0 2
Jomani Thomas 0-3 0-0 0-0 0 2 1 3
3
Totals 27-53 8-17 5-14 67 33 15 15