The Hawks finished their regular season with a 59-57 thriller over highly rated Warren Central out of the 4th region.
The Hawks struggled early with the speed of the game as Warren Central jumped out to a 10-4 lead. The Hawks got things going later in the 1st quarter by outscoring the Dragons 14-9 over the last half the quarter. In the 2nd and 3rd quarters, the game went back and forth with no team gaining more than a 3 point advantage. In the 4th quarter, the Dragons led by one point with about 3 minutes to go. But the Hawks went on a 6-0 run which was capped by a steal and dunk by Shane King. Warren Central cut it back to 2 points and got a good look at a 3 pointer to win the game but it did not go in. Mark Goode led the Hawks in scoring with 15 points. The Hawks finished the season 25-2. The Hawks will play Hart Co. Tuesday night in the District Tournament at Caverna High School.
Scoring: Mark Goode 15, Shane King 12, Anthony Adkins 11, Noah Davis 11, Warner Bryan 6, Branco Balingate 2, Johnny Key 2