Riley County found the tipping point, and leaned on it to knock off Hesston 33-31 in a Kansas girls basketball matchup.
The Falcons drew first blood by forging a 9-7 margin over the Swathers after the first quarter.
Riley County’s shooting jumped to a 15-12 lead over Hesston at halftime.
The Falcons’ iNFLuence showed as they carried a 21-19 lead into the fourth quarter.
The Falcons made sure there were no late heroics, shadowing the Swathers’ offensive output in the final period 12-12.