Wilcox-Hildreth’s girls’ defense continued to shine as they won their third straight by defeating Bertrand 45-25 on January 5 at Wilcox. The Lady Falcons moved up to 6-4. W-H is limiting opponents to just 24 PPG during the three-game streak.
Wilcox-Hildreth did not allow a point in the first period getting out to a 14-0 lead. The Falcons then edged Bertrand 10-8 in the second and went to the halftime locker room up 24-8.
By the end of the third period the Falcons were ahead by 25 as their 16-7 advantage stretched the margin to 40-15. The fourth quarter favored Bertrand 10-5.
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