HIGBEE – Hardin-Central’s varsity basketball teams had no wins to show for their Jan. 23 trek from Hardin to Higbee.
The girls team fell 47-36. The boys fell 70-39.
Mason Freece led the Hardin-Central boys with 10 points. Other contributors included Trevor Gibson, who scored eight points.
Higbee freshman Jordan Fuemmeler led all scorers with 25 points and was among three Tigers in double figures. Keetun Redifer contributed 12 points, all of them during the second half; and Derek Rockett added 11, including nine first-half points.
Both Hardin-Central teams have opportunities to rebound from their losses this week. They are slated for back-to-back road meetings – Tuesday at Breckenridge and Thursday at Chilhowee. They are slated to finish the week Friday by hosting Orrick in non-conference action.