South Hardin never trailed against East Marshall.
After eight minutes, South Hardin trailed the visiting East Marshall by just one point. Throughout the next three quarters, the Tigers were outscored by 22 to fall 47-24 in their first home conference game.
Meghan VanDePol has always been extremely competitive. From a young age, she was a tomboy that loved sports. That has blossomed through the years as she is now a multi-sport athlete at South Hardin who competes in every season.
Two SH-BCLUW wrestlers finished undefeated on the day at the Gilbert Duals while the team went 2-3.
South Hardin trailed through much of the game on Friday. A comeback in the third stanza and a strong defensive output in the fourth allowed the Tigers to pick up their first win of the season, 46-44. It also happened to be the opening game of the NICL-West slate against Grundy Center.
The first night of a new season with many different faces, there are bound to be some growing pains.