The Fort Hays State Lady Tigers used a 12-2 run late in the first half to build an 18 point lead, they would lead by as many as 22 in the second half and defeat Missouri Western 67-53 Saturday afternoon at the MWU field house in St. Joseph. The win improves the Lady Tigers to 6-1 overall and 1-1 in the MIAA. It also was coach Tony Hobson’t 500th career victory which includes stops at Barton and Cloud Community Colleges as well as Hastings [Neb.] College.
Coach Tony Hobson Interview
Fort Hays State was led by Kate Lehman who scored a game high 24 points and grabbed 12 rebounds, also blocking 8 shots. Tera Ingalsbe added 10 for the Lady Tigers.