A balanced scoring effort led the Calumet Copper Kings over the L’Anse Purple Hornets 66-47 Thursday in L’Anse.
Lizzie Torola led the Copper Kings with 12 points, while Elli Djerf and Jana Loukus each scored nine. Celia Kiilunen and Marybeth Halonen had nine, and Ava Anderson scored eight points.
Calumet shot 26 of 57 from the field and assisted on 20 of those made baskets. Djerf led the team with seven assists, and Kiilunen had five assists and eight rebounds.
The Copper Kings outscored L’Anse 16-8 in the second quarter to take a 33-22 halftime lead.
Addison Mattson led L’Anse with 13 points.
Calumet (8-7) travels to Negaunee on Tuesday.
L’Anse hosts West Iron County on Monday.