Missouri High School Basketball - Leeton holds off Appleton CityFebruary 9, 2017: Appleton City, MO 64724
Fans at Thursday's non-league challenge between the Leeton Bulldogs (Leeton, MO) and the host Appleton City Bulldogs (Appleton City, MO), saw Leeton's basketball squad hold off Appleton City by a tally of 59-53.
With the victory, Leeton improves its record to 19-4 on the campaign. The Bulldogs host Lutheran (Kansas City, MO) to confront the Knights in a non-league challenge on Friday, February 17. The Knights come into the challenge with a record of 7-11.
Next up, the Bulldogs confront the Lakeland Vikings (Deepwater, MO) in a Western Missouri challenge, on Friday, February 10. Appleton City will attempt to improve on its 10-7 season record. The Vikings come into the challenge with a 11-11 record after their 65-57 league loss to Osceola (Osceola, MO).