Blackhawks have busy 3 game week


The Adrian Blackhawks traveled to Lakeland Tuesday, January 21 for non conference action. The Lady Blackhawks moved their overall record to 10-3 as they defeated the Lady Vikings 64 to 39. The boys were defeated 91 to 42.

In the boy’s contest, Lakeland was just too much for the much smaller Blackhawks. The Vikings put up 32 points to Adrian’s 8 in the first quarter and added 26 in the second as they took a 58 to 21 halftime lead. The second half proved no better for the Blackhawks as they were outscored 33 to 21.

Thursday night, January 23 the Blackhawks hosted the Hume Hornets in another non conference match up. The Lady Blackhawks had little trouble with the Lady Hornets as they posted a 75 to 36 win. Coach Basore commented, “The young girls came in and played well.”

In the boys contest Adrian defeated the Hornets 58 to 16. “I was very proud of the way our boys handled themselves” commented Coach Basore.

Friday, January 24 the Blackhawks were on the road to Osceola for conference action. The Lady Blackhawks posted a 61 to 38 victory to move to 3-0 in conference and 12-3 overall. “It was a good conference win for us on the road,” commented Coach Basore.

The boys were defeated by the Indians 73 to 43. Coach Basore said, “The boys played hard but we couldn’t get shots to fall.”

Right: Malory Moles drives into the lane for two against Lakeland.

Middle: Bailey Reed fights through the Hume defenders for 2 points.

Far right: Trenton Tallman drives in for the layup against Hume.

For the full story, stats and pictures, see the January 30 issue of The Adrian Journal.