Nebraska High School Basketball - Axtell overwhelms ElwoodFebruary 10, 2017: Axtell, NE 68924
Fans at Friday's league challenge between the Axtell Wildcats (Axtell, NE) and the visiting Elwood Pirates (Elwood, NE), saw Axtell's basketball squad wallop Elwood by a tally of 60-21.
With the victory, Axtell improves its record to 17-4 on the campaign. The Wildcats travel to Southwest (Bartley, NE) to confront the Roughriders in a non-league challenge on Saturday, February 11. The Roughriders come into the challenge with a record of 6-13. Southwest won 38-22 in their recent league challenge against Paxton (Paxton, NE)
Next up, the Pirates confront the Maywood/Hayes Center Wolves (Maywood, NE) in a D2 District 8 challenge, on Monday, February 13. Elwood will attempt to improve on its 6-13 season record. The Wolves come into the challenge with a 9-13 record after their 59-44 league win over Wauneta-Palisade (Wauneta, NE).