Bulldogs win handily over Eagle Grove


Brandon Westendorf, left, of Hampton-Dumont keeps his eye on the ball while Eagle Grove's Jake Wilde makes a pass to the corner during the Tuesday, Feb. 4 NCC game at Hampton. (Kristi Nixon/Hampton Chronicle)


HAMPTON – Breaking a five-game skid, the Hampton-Dumont boys basketball dominated Eagle Grove in a 65-39 victory over the Eagles on Tuesday, Feb. 4.

The Bulldogs out-rebounded Eagle Grove 39-18, getting eight boards apiece from Cole Miller and Parker Claypool as H-D improved to 6-13 overall, 5-10 in the North Central Conference.

Parker Claypool led all scorers with 27 points, shooting 47 percent from the field while Charlie Flickinger added 14 on 6-of-11 shooting and Miller scored 11.

For more on this story, see the Feb. 12 print edition of the Hampton Chronicle.