APPLETON CITY, Mo. -- The Hume High School girls' basketball team defeated Northeast Vernon County in Friday night's consolation game at the Appleton City Tournament.
"(I'm) very proud of how my girls finished this tournament," Lady Hornets head coach Delanya Thompson said. "It is so fun watching them play with their new-found confidence."
That confidence paid off in a big way as the Lady Hornets picked up the victory by a final score of 56-30. Hope Yarick led the offensive effort with 21 points and was joined in double figures by Tori Sears with 16.
Sears also led the Lady Hornets in rebounds with 14, while Kaitlee Metcalf dished out 12 assists.