Strong first half propels Hermon girls by Ellsworth

Posted Dec. 17, 2012, at 11:40 p.m.

HERMON — The Hermon Hawks built a 10-point halftime lead and made it stand up for a 52-43 schoolgirl basketball victory over the Ellsworth Eagles Monday night.

Raychel Alley connected for a game-high 24 points to pace Hermon. Jenna Crouse scored 12 points.

Taylor White led Ellsworth with nine points, while Annika Firestone and Morgan Card added eight points each.

Ellsworth 11 22 36 43

Hermon 13 32 44 52