*** Full story will be posted on Sat. February 13.
On Feb. 12 in Berlin, the visiting Garaway Pirates came into the Perry Reese Jr. Center and knocked off the Hawks 49-44 to secure the outright Inter-Valley Conference crown. Garaway ran the table in the conference with a perfect 16-0 record. Hiland had only two losses in the IVC, both to the Pirates.
Senior Sammy Gebhardt led the Pirates with 12 points and junior Ty Hamsher had nine.
The Hawk were led by Chris Kline’s 10 points and his fellow junior Turner Horn had eight.