Hot shooting Amherst’s first half scoring was enough to help the Broncos top the Axtell boys 70-51 at Axtell on December 20. A five-game winning streak was halted for the Cats who stood at 5-2 going to the Christmas break.
Amherst bolted to a 28-16 lead after one period and outscored Axtell 21-17 in the second quarter for a halftime cushion of 49-33.
The Broncos added some more to their lead in the third period using a 13-7 margin for an advantage of 62-40 after three. The Cats then cut a little off the deficit in the final quarter outdoing Amherst 11-8.
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