Axtell defeated Eustis-Farnam 60-26 on January 30 in Axtell in the quarterfinal round of the FKC tourney. The Lady Cats, who had played E-F just three days previous (a 57-27 Axtell win), rose to 15-3 and moved on to the semifinals to take on Overton.
Axtell’s quarter advantages were 17-9, 13-8 (30-17 at halftime), 16-6 (46-23 through three periods) and 14-3. Ten Cats scored and 13 got onto the stat sheet in some way.
Paige Kirby’s career-high 19 points (including three treys) led the scoring parade. Regan Miller added 11. Other stat leaders: Rebounds—Madison Eckhoff five, Ashley Snell, Caitlin Callan, Morgan Miller and Emme Nickel four each, Sophie Mellema, Erica Bertrand and Harper Wells three apiece; Assists—Snell four, Eckhoff three; Steals—Snell three, Callan, Miller and Camille Fishell two each.
for full story see February 8 Courier