Burwell’s girls defeated Axtell 51-41 on December 28 on the first day of the Minden Holiday Classic. The Lady Cats fell to 3-5.
Axtell’s girls played on mostly even terms with Burwell for three of the four quarters but the third quarter proved decisive.
The Cats and Longhorns were tied at 13-13 after one period. Burwell edged Axtell 12-11 in the second to lead by one at halftime 25-24. Trinity Houchin nailed four threes in the first half, two in each quarter, for 12 points.
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