Prep report: Hamling guides Grand Rapids to easy win
Taryn Hamling scored 31 points and hit seven 3-point points to level a big night for Madison James in Grand Rapids’ 72-49 win over Princeton in a high school girl basketball game on Friday night in Princeton, Minnesota.
The Thunderhawks took the lead 36:19 at halftime and expanded their lead in the second half despite a 40-point, seven-3-point outing from James.
Lance Puffer poured 33 points when the Lions at Cotton High School led the Mercuries.
The hosts Timberwolves beat the Panthers 11: 8 in extra time and won the non-conference game.
Emmett Faltesek led Ely with 27 points.
Trent Gomez had 24 points to lead hosts Agate to victory in the Polar League.