It was a tough, non-conference loss to Harris-Lake Park on Monday for the Emmetsburg E-Hawks. The E-Hawks dropped a 68-60 decision to the Wolves in action in Emmetsburg.
The game was close in the first quarter, with H-LP takeing a 12-10 lead, but the Wolves edged away from the E-Hawks to a 33-27 lead at intermission.
Emmetsburg would match the Wolves bucket for bucket in the third, but trailed 49-39 to start the final quarter, only to see the Wolves pull away off a barrage of three-pointers from Eli Ihnen in the late going to give Harris-Lake Park the 68-60 win.
Emmetsburg got 17 points from Ryan Kliegl and 16 points from Marcus Akridge, while Jake Jackson added 13 points to the effort. Zach Overberg and Austin Krause would both add six points to the effort, while Jake Carlson would round out the scoring for Emmetsburg with two points.