Axtell Girls Improve on Season With Victory Over Hi-Line
Axtell’s girls rose to 6-9 with a 47-24 win over Hi-Line (Eustis/Farnam-Elwood) on January 26 at Axtell.
Senior post Lexie Eckhoff was simply outstanding, getting 32 points (new career-high), 13 rebounds, two steals and two blocks. She was 15 of 20 on field goal attempts.
Hi-Line led after the first quarter, but the Cats shut out the Bulls in the second period and, although only scoring five themselves, Axtell led 14-11 at halftime.
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