Basketball: Sting girls top Harding 39-34

The Spectrum Sting girls basketball team extended its winning streak to five by defeating St. Paul Harding in a very physical game 39-34 Wednesday evening at home. Both teams battled hard. The Sting (11-5) played solid defense and offensively finished with patience down the stretch.  Rachel Stevenson led the team with 18 points, going 7 for 8 from the free throw line. Rachel Goldsmith added 9 points, Brynn Bozich 7, Noelle Diekman 3 and Kassidi Robbins  2. Katelyn Bozich and Diekman led the team in rebounds each with 7. Lorna Bechtel and Macie Burns played solid defense.