Win against HMS makes Royals 11-3

Thursday, January 31, 2019

The MMCRU Lady Royals took another win in January after beating Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn. The Royals started off with a big lead as the score was 22-9 at the end of the first quarter and 44-20 at half-time. MMCRU remained in the lead until the end as the final score was 67-34. The Royals now have a record of 11-3.

As a team the Royals made almost half of their field goals as they made 27/62. They had a total of 31 rebounds and also made seven out of nine of their free throws.

Freshman Emily Dreckman was the leading scorer for the Royals once again, this time with 15 points. Following Dreckman with 13 points each were freshmen Taylor Harpenau and Ellie Hilbrands.

The leading scorers for the HMS Hawks were Jennie Riedemann with seven points, Cassidy Hagerman with six points and Carley Vial also with six points.

Emily Dreckman commented, “The HMS game was a good game. We all had a lot of fun together. We played good and worked well together. So far this season has been a lot of fun! The upperclassmen have been great leaders and made it a fun season. We are continuing to work hard and keep winning!”

Madison Treinen, a senior for the Royals, said, “During the game we made a few mistakes but we still managed to play as a team and play the way we know we can. Having a 11-3 record is an amazing feeling and I could not be any more proud of my team.”