Lady Spartans Fall to Hibbing

Lady Spartans Fall to Hibbing

The M State lady Spartans fell to Hibbing on Friday night, losing by a score of 80-51.  Hibbing made 49% (35/72) of their field goal attempts and M State shot just 31% (21/67).

"We couldn't match up with the size of Hibbing's team," commented M State Head Coach Janice Hendrickson.  "They were bigger and stronger than us tonight and we couldn't hit the shots to keep un in the game.  This will be a big test for us to see if we can recover to play Rainy River tomorrow afternoon."

Leaders for M State were Kassandra Algarate (12 points), Claire Mathiesen (11 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists), Taylin Schleicher (10 points, 8 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals), Samantha Lupkes (8 points, 8 rebounds, 2 assists) and Macky Warne (5 points, 8 rebounds, 4 assists).

M State had 21 turnovers and struggled from 3-point range, making only one of 16 attempts from beyond the arc.

















Courtesy of Craig Olson Sports