7th Seed Falcons Almost Down Buffs

Seventh-seeded Wilcox-Hildreth nearly upset second-seeded Elm Creek in the girls’ quarterfinals of the FKC Tourney on February 1 at Elm Creek but the Lady Buffaloes outlasted the Lady Falcons 48-45. W-H’s loss leaves the record at 10-9 with one game remaining (February 9 vs Overton) before subdistricts. 

The contest started well for the Falcons as they led 10-7 after one quarter. Elm Creek then outpointed W-H in the second 20-14 for a lead of 27-24 at halftime. 

The Buffs extended the margin a bit more in the third outdoing the Falcons 11-8 to go up 38-32. 

for full story see February 10 Courier