The Richard Hardy Hawks’ men’s basketball team dominated the Whitwell High School Tigers on Jan. 4. The Hawks picked up a 66-30 district win.
Richard Hardy didn’t waste any time. They put 20 points on the board during the first quarter and held Whitwell to only seven.
The Tigers did outscore the Hawks in the second quarter 12-11, but Richard Hardy led at the half 31-19.
The Hawks didn’t let up in the third quarter. The put 30 points on the board during that quarter and held the Tigers to seven.
Richard Hardy outscored Whitwell 5-4 in the final quarter to secure the win.
Tanarrio Rainsburg led the Hawks with 27 points.
Simon Klompien had 14 points, Blake Buchanan had 13 points, Devin Evans had 10 points and T.J. Fuller had two points.
Cade Floyd led the Tigers with nine points.
Jackson Tucker had seven points, Tanner Steward had six points, Hudson Petty had three points, Garrett Shrum had two points, Austin Nunley had two points and Joseph Spradlin had one point.