Section BWednesday, December 13, 2017The McLeod County ChronicleportsSBy Tom CarothersSports EditorFollowing a furious half ofgirls’ basketball betweenGlencoe-Silver Lake and visit-ing Hutchinson on Friday,Dec. 8, a promising contestappeared to be headed towardsdefeat No. 1 of the season forthe home side.Not long after taking a 31-23 first-half lead as guardMcKenna Monahan set out onwhat became a 40-point night,the Panthers went into half-time trailing the Tigers 41-37.As the second half began,the Tigers – which had as-cended to the No. 1 spot in theClass AAA rankings one dayearlier – began to pull away asthe contest moved perilouslyclose to “good loss” territoryfor GSL.However, down by as manyas 17 points midway throughthe second stanza, the Pan-thers picked themselves up offthe mat in a manner reminis-cent of Hulk Hogan in theprime of his career. Suddenly,the Class AA upstarts beganturning the tables on the ClassAAA powerhouse.“We were weathering thestorm and I was hoping westill had...