The Nashwauk-Keewatin girls basketball team earned a third place finish in the Hibbing Holiday Classic as they knocked off Bigfork and Virginia while dropping a decision to Hibbing. The Spartans defeated Bigfork, 50-44, in the opening round which set up a match up with Hibbing. The Bluejackets earned a 70-43 over the Spartans. Kelsey Kennedy led the way for the Spartans with 21 points while Stacie Lokken ended with 11.
The Spartans bounced back with a 52-47 win over Virginia to claim third place. Meg Justison finished with 20 points to pace the Spartans while Kelsey Kennedy ended with 19 in the win. Stacie Lokken added eight and Beka Walker finished with five.
~ courtesy of KOZY/KMFY Radio