The opening round of the FKC Tournament, played at Eustis, was not kind to Axtell’s girls as Ansley-Litchfield downed the Lady Cats 53-34 on February 1. Axtell dropped to 6-12.
The Cats’ start was good with a 10-8 lead through one period as Jesse Bertrand scored all 10. The second and third quarters, however, were entirely in Ans-Lit’s favor. They were better by 21-9 in the second for a lead at half of 29-19. Then they had a 17-3 advantage in the third to post a 46-22 lead.
Axtell cut into the deficit a bit in the final period outscoring Ans-Lit 12-7.
for full story see February 12 Courier