Axtell’s girls were defeated 45-53 by Burwell on the first day of the Axtell Holiday Tournament on December 28. The Lady Cats dropped to 3-5.
Burwell hit nine threes in the contest, many of them when Axtell had gotten within a point of two of the lead.
The Lady Longhorns led 15-7 after the first quarter but the Cats halved Burwell’s lead by halftime, 27-23, with a 16-12 advantage in the second period.
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