Hickman girls basketball team wins at California

Monday, February 14, 2011 | 9:45 p.m. CST; updated 10:12 p.m. CST, Monday, February 14, 2011

The Hickman girls basketball team scored 20 points in the third quarter to pull away for a 69-43 victory Saturday at California, Mo.

After leading 26-22 at halftime, the Kewpies (16-7) surged to claim a 16-point advantage after the third quarter. Claire Ortbals led Hickman with 16 points. Jade Holly had 11, and Andrea Drake and Kimberly Lake scored 10 apiece.

Aqua Corpening, who is normally the Kewpies' leading scorer, had six points, but produced 10 assists.

"She does all those other things so well, too," Hickman coach Tonya Mirts said, "and tonight, she was the distributor."

Hickman is set to play a makeup game at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Holt.

Like what you see here? Become a member.

Show Me the Errors (What's this?)

Report corrections or additions here. Leave comments below here.

You must be logged in to participate in the Show Me the Errors contest.


Matthew Green February 15, 2011 | 8:01 a.m.

Final score was 59-43, not 69-43.

(Report Comment)

Leave a comment

Speak up and join the conversation! Make sure to follow the guidelines outlined below and register with our site. You must be logged in to comment. (Our full comment policy is here.)

  • Don't use obscene, profane or vulgar language.
  • Don't use language that makes personal attacks on fellow commenters or discriminates based on race, religion, gender or ethnicity.
  • Use your real first and last name when registering on the website. It will be published with every comment. (Read why we ask for that here.)
  • Don’t solicit or promote businesses.

We are not able to monitor every comment that comes through. If you see something objectionable, please click the "Report comment" link.

You must be logged in to comment.

Forget your password?

Don't have an account? Register here.