Light Rain and Breezy
42°FLight Rain and BreezyFull Forecast

Raider boys win, girls lose against North Polk

Published: Friday, Jan. 31, 2014 11:26 a.m. CDT

ALLEMAN — Collins-Maxwell/Baxter’s boys keep on the winning track. The Raiders beat host North Polk 56-43 Tuesday in Heart of Iowa Conference play.

The Raider girls dropped a 66-29 decision to North Polk. North Polk was up 40-14 by halftime.

Abbie Haupert and Lexi Breon each scored seven points for CMB. Haupert pulled down 10 rebounds and had three assists. The CMB girls are 4-14 overall.

Megan Murphy led North Polk with 24 points and Miranda Murphy had 13. 

CMB’s boys improved to 13-3 overall with their seventh win in a row. It sets up tonight’s showdown with Prairie City-Monroe in Monroe. Both the Raiders and the Mustangs are 10-3 in HOIC play. South Hamilton is 12-2 atop the conference standings.

On Tuesday, the Raider boys were led to victory by Seth Balke’s 18 points. Austin Moorman added 13.

National video

Reader Poll

Did the Newton City Council make the right decision in allocating $1 million toward acquisitions and demolitions of commercial buildings on First Avenue and the interchange corridors?