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Undefeated Little Hawks soar over the Lightning

City High girls pound Liberty High, 63-22

IOWA CITY– The No.1-ranked Iowa City High Little Hawks remained undefeated Monday, Feb. 10, after pounding Liberty High, 63-22, in varsity girls basketball at City High. The Little Hawks defeated the Lighting, 87-31, back in December at Liberty High, and the rematch, set for Jan. 17, was postponed due to weather.
City jumped out to a 16-4 lead in the first quarter and never looked back building a 35-8 halftime lead. The Bolts regrouped in the second half with a 13-point effort in the third quarter, but City took a 28-point lead into the fourth quarter where they held the Lightning to only two points.
Sam McPherson led Liberty with 13 points as the Bolts fell to 3-15. City High improved to 18-0.

Iowa City-City High 63, Liberty High 22
Scoring– Sam McPherson 13, Kennedy Daugherty 3, Ava Meyer 2, Keiko Ono-Fullard 2, Neshy Byrd 2.
3-point goals– McPherson 1.