The #4 Hewitt-Trussville Huskies Girls Basketball team improved to 5-0 in 7A Area 7 as they went on the road and picked up a 50-40 win over Grissom. Hewitt is now 20-2 overall on the season.

Coach Tonya Hunter's team needed a big final quarter to secure the win. The first two quarters were dominated by defense. The Huskies led 10-9 after the first quarter and led 22-19 at halftime. Grissom stormed back in the third quarter and took a 32-30 lead into the final quarter of action.

The Huskies offense finally got rolling in the final quarter. The team scored a total of 20 points to pick up the win. Morgan Kirk hit two big three-pointers to give the team momentum. Erica Jones hit five free throws in the quarter as well. Jones led the team with 18 points. Kirk added 11 points for the Huskies.

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