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Day 3: Winhawks’ second half run comes up short against K-M girls

The Kasson-Mantorville girls basketball team held a commanding 35-19 lead at the halftime, but had to hold off a Winona charge in the second half for a 69-61 win in the 29th Annual Lewiston Auto Warrior Club Tournament at McCown Gymnasium on Monday.

K-M (10-0), ranked fifth in the 1AAA state poll, got a game-high 26 points from Cori Kennedy, while Kristin Scott finished with 16.

Winona (4-4), coming off of a dramatic three-point victory over crosstown rival Cotter on Saturday night, were led by Maria Appicelli’s 24 points. Abby Winter added nine and Hallee Hoeppner tossed in eight.

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