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The Heyworth Hornets girls basketball team fell to 0-2 at the Riverton Christmas Classic Thursday.

 

Auburn topped Heyworth, 59 to 48, in the second day of play.  The Hornets fell to Tremont on Wednesday.

 

Auburn, who were coming off a first round loss to Clinton, jumped out to a 25-6 lead in the first quarter, and never looked back.

 

The Trojans were led by freshman Marley Smith with 17 points and 10 rebounds.

 

Heyworth had three girls in double figures in the loss.  Lena Luebbering had 18 points and 8 rebounds.  Shae Ruppert added 16 points, and Raeghan Morefield posted a double/double with 10 points and 11 boards.

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