HARDIN -- Bryce Herman scored 15 points and Brett Thompson added 14 as the Laurel Locomotives cruised past Hardin with a 68-27 win in Eastern A action Thursday night.
It's the Locomotives 13th consecutive win over the Bulldogs, dating back to a 77-60 loss in the 2007 Eastern A Divisional challenge game.
"Laurel did an outstanding job on defense tonight," said Hardin coach Jonathan Stands. "They started strong in the first quarter and just continued with a consistent effort all game."
Laurel led 34-14 at halftime and outscored the Bulldogs 34-13 in the second half. Evan Jones and Taylor Maida each added eight points in the win as Laurel improved to 5-0 overall and 2-0 in the Eastern A.
Milo Paz knocked down a pair of 3's on his way to eight points to pace the Bulldogs (0-6, 0-3).