Axtell’s girls led at halftime but Alma was able to slip by the Lady Cats 48-44 at Alma on January 11. Axtell skidded to 3-8.
The teams were deadlocked at 10-10 after one period then the Cats were better by 11-7 in the second to go in at intermission up 21-17.
Alma had taken the lead by the end of the third quarter, 35-33, outpointing Axtell 18-12. Finally, the Cardinals 13-11 edge in the fourth earned them the close win.
for full story see January 22 Courier