AGWSR loses game of runs

AGWSR’s Luke Starr looks to block the shot of a Janesville player during basketball action last Thursday. (Scott Bierle/Mid-America Publishing)

ACKLEY – A game of runs finished with a flurry for Janesville and a 70-53 victory over the AGWSR boys’ basketball team here Thursday.

The visiting Wildcats answered the Cougars’ 15-6 spurt to open the fourth quarter with a 12-2 run to the buzzer, handing AGWSR a seventh loss in 10 games.

AGWSR’s 15-6 scoring spree featured five three-balls – three for Alex Hames around two by Jaden Penning, and sliced a 16-point deficit to 58-51.

The full story appears in the Jan. 10 print and online editions of the Hampton Chronicle.