A rugged contest ended with the right result as far as Hiland was concerned after Tuesday's 55-46 decision in an Ohio boys basketball matchup on February 11.
The Hawks avoided the brakes and shifted into victory gear via a 13-10 stretch over the final quarter.
The Hawks' control showed as they carried a 42-36 lead into the fourth quarter.
Hiland's offense moved to a 29-24 lead over Ridgewood at halftime.
The start wasn't the problem for the Generals, who began with a 14-13 edge over the Hawks through the end of the first quarter.
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