Deputy leads Hawks to lopsided win over Huskies

WOODWARD, Iowa — Junior forward Grace Deputy poured in 23 points to lead Woodward-Granger to a 60-17 win over visiting Des Moines Hoover Tuesday.

W-G (1-1) streaked to a 17-2 lead after the first eight minutes of play, then extended their lead to 35-4 at the half. Deputy had as many points — 17 — in the first half as the Huskies (0-2) scored in the entire game.

Georgia Simmons had 10 points and Darby Nixon eight, with each sinking eight free throws. Kenzie Dresback and Rian Jamison had five points apiece, with Lexi Bogardus and Anna Weaver having three points apiece.

Two points from Libby Grell and one from Lauren Rodgers capped the scoring for W-G.

Woodward-Granger will host Martensdale-St. Marys Dec. 2 and travel to AC/GC Dec. 3. Both are boys girls twinbills.