Alta-Aurelia season ends in first round of regional tourney

Alta-Aurelia’s Mary Barnes attempts

a shot while being guarded by

Hinton’s Bryce Klein last Saturday.

Warriors eliminated by Hinton, 50-43

After scoring just four points in the third quarter, Hinton tallied 22 in the fourth period to come away with a 50-43 win over Alta-Aurelia in the first round of the Class 2A regional tournament last Saturday at Alta.

The Blackhawks held 13-10 lead after the first quarter before extending it to 24-15 by halftime. Alta-Aurelia used a 12-4 run in the third quarter to trail 28-27 heading into the fourth period.

The Blackhawks outscored the Warriors 22-16 in the final 8 minutes.

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