DCS boys & MHC girls capture the Cattle Trail championships
(McCook, NE) - The Cattle Trail basketball tournament would come to an on Saturday night at the Peter and Delores Graff Event Center. In the girl's contest, A fast start for Wauneta Palisade would lead to a 20-8 end of the first quarter score. The lead would be 16 for the Broncos at halftime, but it wouldn't be enough as Maywood Hayes Center would mount the comeback in the fourth quarter to win 56-51. The Wolves would outscore Wauneta Palisade in the fourth quarter alone 25-8.
In the boy's matchup, DCS was slow out of the gates as Hitchcock County would take an 8-5 lead after the first quarter. DCS would then take the lead for good in the 2nd quarter outscoring the Falcons 19-13 for a halftime lead of 24-21. In the end, DCS would be too much pulling away for the championship in the fourth quarter with a 54-39 win.
Maywood Hayes Center 8 14 9 25 - 56
Wauneta Palisade 20 18 5 8 - 51
Dundy County Stratton 5 19 17 13 - 54
Hitchcock County 8 13 12 6 - 39