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Korff, Hersey in fine form
Daily Herald report

Junior Annie Korff had her career game as the Hersey girls basketball team cruised to a 70-31 victory over Hoffman Estates on Friday night.

The 5-foot-9 forward poured in 27 points and grabbed 9 rebounds as the Huskies improved to 4-0 in the Hoffman Estates Thanksgiving tournament.

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Korff's 27 points were the most scored by any Huskie this season.

"Annie worked real hard rebounding and got most of her points inside," said Hersey coach Mary Fendley. "She got a lot of points in transition and got a few putbacks."

Senior Morgan Harris also reached double figures for Hersey with 16 points and 6 steals.

Freshman Kelly Weyhrich added 9 points with 6 assists and classmate Claire Gritt collected 7 points, 7 rebounds and 5 steals.

"We're playing pretty well, so that's exciting," added Fendley, whose team takes on Harlan in its tourney finale at 7:30 p.m. today.

Hoffman Estates (0-4) was led by freshmen guard Monraia Wilson (10 points) and classmate Maya Bowens (9).

Mother McAuley 51, Maine West 47: SeniorBrittany Collins scored a game-high 23 points and pulled down 8 rebounds for the Warriors (3-2).

Julia Huinker added 11 points and Abbey Herling had 7 assists and 7 rebounds for West in the fourth-round game of the Hoffman Estates Thanksgiving tournament. Teammate Erin Ross collected 7 points, 4 assists and 2 steals.

Libertyville 51, Buffalo Grove 50: Senior Courtney Meyer hit five 3-pointers and finished with a team-high 17 points for BG (1-3) in its own Bison Classic.

Other double figure scorers for the Bison were Maddie Callahan (14) and Maddie Welter (13). who had three 3-pointers. Kim Herzog also had a 3-pointer for BG.

Resurrection 52, Wheeling 47: Junior guard Deanna Kuzmanic scored 24 points with two 3-pointers for Wheeling (2-3) in the Niles North tournament game.

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