The Lady Eagles picked up their first league win since the 2011-12 season with a victory over The Dalles Riverhawks, 51-38.
The game remained close through the end of the 3rd quarter, with Hood River holding onto a 35-29 lead going into the final 8 minutes. Early in the 4th, HRV junior PG Haylee Baker hit back-to-back 3 point shots to give the Eagles some breathing room to finish out the game.
While Lauren Orr had a monster game for the Eagles with 15 points, 13 rebounds, 3 steals, 3 blocks, and 2 assists, Hood River scoring was very balanced. Ashlynn Dawson and Emily Curtis each dropped in 11 points, while Haylee Baker also hit double figures, with 10 points.
The Eagles host Pendleton on Friday, at 7pm. JV/JV2 games at 5:30pm.