Axtell’s boys played consecutive games against Loomis and the outcomes were very similar. Last week the Wolves downed the Cats 64-52 in the FKC tournament and this time around Loomis prevailed again 68-50 on February 8 at Loomis. Axtell tumbled to 9-11 with two regular season games remaining.
The first quarter was briskly contested with the Wolves owning a 21-16 lead. The second then had Loomis with a 15-13 edge for a halftime advantage of 36-29.
The Wolves pulled away in the third quarter by outscoring the Cats 23-10 for a lead of 59-39. Then in the fourth Axtell had a modest 11-9 margin.
see February 16 Courier for full story