Axtell’s boys put up a season-high in points getting by Hi-Line 72-69 in Axtell on January 29. The Cats’ sixth win in seven games moves their record to 7-10.
The FKC opponents were tied at 34-34 at halftime as Axtell had a 20-14 first quarter advantage and Hi-Line had that same 20-14 advantage in the second period.
The third quarter had a big impact on the game’s outcome as the Cats outscored Hi-Line 18-6 to open up a 12-point lead, 52-40. Hi-Line then nearly came back as the Bulls outpointed Axtell in the fourth period 29-20 but Axtell held on by three.
see February 3 Courier for full story