Horns Defeat Wildcats

Undefeated (at the time) Burwell got by Axtell 59-50 in boys’ action in the Axtell Holiday Tourney on December 28. The Cats fell to 3-5. 

Axtell trailed 14-18 after the first quarter but were within one at halftime, 25-26, with an 11-8 edge in the second period. 

Burwell opened up a double-digit lead by the end of the third, a 21-11 advantage putting the Longhorns ahead 47-36. Then the Cats outscored Burwell 14-12 in the fourth.

see January 5 Courier for full story