Axtell’s girls posted a comeback 44-38 win over Ansley-Litchfield in the first round of the Fort Kearny Conference Tournament on Saturday, January 30 at Axtell. The Lady Cats rose to 9-9 with their fifth win in a row.
Ansley-Litchfield led 15-5 after the first quarter. Then Axtell’s 13-10 advantage in the second closed the gap a bit but the Trojans still were up 25-18 at halftime.
The Cats further cut into the margin in the third, outscoring A-L 12-9. Through three quarters A-L was ahead 34-30.
see February 10 Courier for full story