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Hannah Lilly continues success in college | Sports brief

Mercer Island High School alum Hannah Lilly is on a hot streak and currently is ranked 11th nationally for three-point field goals per game.

Lilly, a student on the women’s basketball team at Emory, is No. 1 in the UAA league for three pointers per game at 2.6, with a 48.8 percentage from beyond the arc, making her No. 11 nationally.

In the early season, Lilly was averaging 11.3 points per game and shot 36.1 percent from the floor during the first three games. Since then she has increased her streak, hitting 20.6 points per game with a 70.6 percentage. In three-point range, Lilly converted 62.1 percent of her attempts in the last five games.

Those marks earned her the No. 2 position in the league for scoring.

 

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