On January 9th, the Emmetsburg freshmen basketball team played host to the Pocahontas Indians. Following a good all around effort by all the E-hawk players they finished with a 62-35 victory picking up their third victory of the year. Everybody entering the game gave quality minutes and all scored. Leading the way for the E-hawks was Jake Kibbie with 14 points. Luke Jackson added another double double with 13 points and 13 rebounds. Nick Jackson came off the bench to score 11 points. Rounding out the rest of the team was Cooper Hofstad with 9 points, Greg Wesley with 9 points and 8 assists, Zach Anderson with 3 points and Dan Van Oosbree added 3 points. The E-hawks did a great job of passing the ball as they had 20 assists to only 13 turnovers.
On January 12, the freshmen boys basketball team fell in a close game to the Algona Bulldogs. After playing an exciting game the E-hawks fell 38-36. Luke Jackson had 11 points and nine rebounds while. Greg Wesley turned in a good game with 11 points, eight rebounds and handed out four assists. Zach Anderson contributed six points and three assists. Also scoring for the E-hawks was Cooper Hofstad with four points while, Nick Jackson and Jake Kibbie added two points each.