The Hanover-Horton Comets girls basketball team closed out its home schedule Thursday night falling in a close game to Manchester. The Comets honored six seniors playing in their final game at Hanover-Horton. Senior Kenadee Krage led the Comets with 12 points. Liv Watkins and Kennedy Wagner each scored 8 points. Emily Smith scored 6. Senior Taryan Pace scored 5 pointsSearah Bowker scored 1 point. Senior Abby Beneke, who was injured the first week of practice, came out for the opening tip. She returned to the game with 7 seconds remaining and scored the final basket of the game. Senior Jessica Bissell started but was held scoreless. Senior Elle Cure is still recovering from an injury and couldn’t play.
The Lady Comets will open district play at 5:30 against Leslie at Lumen Christi.
The JV Lady Comets finished their season with an impressive 44-29 victory.