Axtell won its fourth in a row, moving to 8-9, with a 56-47 defeat of Hi-Line at Elwood on January 29.
The Cats had built a nice lead by halftime of 31-16 with quarter advantages of 18-10 in the first and 13-6 in the second. Cal Johnson and Brennan Runge each scored nine in the half and Cooper Miller had six.
Axtell’s 10-9 edge in the third put them up 41-25 after earlier in the period leading by as much as 20. Gavend Cole had four points, Carson Lindau nailed a trey and Johnson scored three.
see February 2 Courier for full story