A first quarter blitz by Elm Creek put the Lady Cats in a hole they couldn’t dig out of Thursday night as the Lady Buffaloes defeated Axtell 46-28 in Elm Creek.
The Lady Cats record now stands at 5-6.
Elm Creek took control early outscoring Axtell 13-2 in the first period. The Lady Cats came back in the second period scoring 10 points to Elm Creek’s 14, to keep the Cats in reach and went into the locker room at the half down by 15 points, score 27-12. Axtell grabbed the momentum in the second half and put together a good rally in the third period topping the Buffs by one and holding the them to only eight points, but the rally was short-lived as Elm Creek roared back in the final stanza to outscored Axtell by four and win the game, 46-28.
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