Port Edwards Girls Finish Regular Season with Win over Tri-County

The Blackhawks finished out their regular season with a 43-26 CWC win over the Tri-County Penguins.  Port Edwards jumped out to a 15-4 lead at the 11:45 mark in the first half and never looked back.

Port was led by Taylor Martin who had 15 of her game high 23 points in the first half, hitting on 3 of 3 from behind the arc in the first half.   Katerina Hamus pulled down 9 rebounds and added 4 assists in the winning effort.

The Penguins were led by Annie Banda with 6 points.

Port finished the regular season with a 4-8 mark in the CWC, 7-11 overall.

The Blackhawks host Greenwood on Tuesday in the first round of the WIAA Girls Basketball Playoffs.

Scorers for Tri-County:  Annie Banda: 6, Braelyn Pionke: 5, Skye Hopkins: 5, Esmeralda Banda: 4, Megan Reilley: 4, and Karissa Rettler: 2
3 pts: 3, 2 by A. Banda, and 1 by Hopkins
Free Throws:  1-4
Scorers for Port Edwards:  Taylor Martin: 23, Melanie Sillars: 6, Katerina Hamus: 5, Dominique Griffith: 5, Nakita Borths: 4
5 pts. 3 by Martin, 1 by Hamus, and 1 by Griffith
Free Throws: 0-1
Fouls: 11

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David Keech
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David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at [email protected]