Wilcox-Hildreth’s girls began Fort Kearny Tourney action as the seventh seed and they won their opener over tenth-seeded Hi-Line 51-40 on January 30 at Wilcox. The Lady Falcons moved to 10-8 and advanced.
W-H gradually built a 16-point lead over the first three quarters with advantages of 13-7, 18-11 (31-18 halftime lead) and 13-10 (44-28 end of third period). Hi-Line outscored the Falcons 12-7 in the fourth but a comeback wasn’t going to happen.
W-H was 21 of 45 (47%) on FGs and 3 of 9 on FTs. The team had 33 rebounds, 13 assists, nine steals and 16 turnovers.
see February 10 Courier for full story