TMP Boys, Girls Split in Hillsboro

TMPGIRLS:   TMP  46  Goodland  45
The TMP Lady Monarchs picked up their 2nd win on the year in thrilling fashion over the Goodland Cowgirls in the 7th Place game at the Hillsboro Trojan Classic.  Leading by 1 point with 10 seconds remaining, TMP’s defense forced a tough Cowgirl shot that fell off of the right side of the rim and Freshman Melissa Pfeifer cleared the defensive rebound to secure the win.  Heather Ruder continued her strong senior season with 23 points.  The Lady Monarchs will be back at home on Thursday Night to take on Hoisington.


BOYS:  Hillsboro 58  TMP  49
Joe Hertel’s TMP Monarchs let an 8-Point halftime lead slip away, losing their 8th game of the season in the Consolation Championship at the Hillsboro Trojan Classic.  Jordan Gottschalk led TMP with 13 points who will be back in action on Thursday Night at Al Billinger Fieldhouse.