Broncos win streak ends at 15

Crete - The Hastings College women's basketball team saw its 15-game winning streak come to an end as Doane picked the Broncos off 65-62 Wednesday night.

Two things stood out in this game as the Broncos were out rebounded 44-32 and only connected on 46 percent of its free-throws. Doane connected on 76 percent of its free-throw attempts.

But Hastings would have one final chance trailing 63-61 with :13 remaining as Laurel Zwiener would catch the ball on the low block but her shot would fall short as the winning streak would come to an end.

The Broncos were led by Jamie Van Kirk as she finished with a game high 17 points on 7-for-15 shooting including 2-for-2 from behind the arc. Cami Bruckman added 16 points while Laurel Zwiener finished with 14.

Doane was led by Shelbi Bittinger as she also finished with a game-high 17 points.
With the loss, Hastings falls to 21-3 (11-3) on the year.


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