The Henning boys’ and girls’ basketball teams had tremendous seasons on the court, as both won Section 6A titles, qualifying them for the State Class A Tournament. The Henning girls’ got to play one game, which they won before the tournament was canceled. The boys’ tournament was canceled before the Hornets could enjoy another tournament experience. In addition to their excellence on the court, Henning is well-represented on the Academic All-State teams.
The Minnesota State High School League has cancelled the Girls Basketball State Tournament, as of the morning of Friday, March 13, 2020. Additionally, all Boys Section and State Basketball Tournaments have been cancelled.
No. 3 seed Henning (29-2) heads to the state semifinals in its first trip to the MSHSL Class A Girls’ State Basketball Tournament with a 69-56 win over Fillmore Central (22-9) in the quarterfinals on Thursday evening at Maturi Pavilion on the campus of the University of Minnesota.