Nebraska High School Basketball - Paxton thwarts SouthwestFebruary 10, 2017: Paxton, NE 69155
The Paxton Tigers (Paxton, NE) basketball knocked off the visiting Southwest Roughriders (Bartley, NE), 64-52 in Friday's non-league test.
The Tigers (17-3) will now prepare for their test against St. Patrick's (North Platte, NE). The Irish go into the non-league test with a 7-15 record. In their last test, St. Patrick's went down by Hershey (Hershey, NE), 44-33, in a non-league test.
The Roughriders now own a 9-11 record. They play next when they host Axtell for a non-league test on Saturday, February 11. Southwest will encounter a Wildcats squad coming off a 73-63 league win over Elwood (Elwood, NE). The Wildcats record now stands at 2-17.