Axtell Boys Fall to Kenesaw

Axtell led from early in the second period until the last minute of the game but Kenesaw parlayed a big fourth quarter into a 47-44 win over the Cats at Kenesaw onDecember 19. Axtell’s record evened at 4-4.

The first quarter ended in an 8-8 stalemate but the Cats had a solid second quarter at both ends and went into the halftime break ahead 24-17. Carson Lindau (9), Jake Halvorsen (8) and Elijah Bergstrom (5) did the majority of the first half scoring. 

Axtell’s lead in the third period was as high as nine and as little as two but settled at seven again, 33-26, by the end of the third.  Lindau scored seven of the Cats’ nine.

see December 28 Courier for full story