The Axtell Lady Cats put their season-high points on the board in a 65-37 FKC quarterfinal win over S-E-M. The game in Axtell was played on February 2 and ups the Cats’ record to 14-5.
The final score was not indicative of how competitive the opening half played out. The Cats led 17-10 at the end of the first quarter but the foes each scored 12 in the second period, so at halftime Axtell still led by just seven, 29-22.
The Cats had their best offensive and defensive quarter in the third, scoring 23 and limiting S-E-M to seven to open up a 52-29 lead after three.
Axtell finished off the contest with a 13-8 fourth quarter advantage to win going away by 28.
See the February 11th Courier for full story.