Wildcats fall to Lions

Tony McGuire Sports Editor cpsports@gmail.com

January 21, 2014

The Buckhorn Wildcats took on the Cordia Lions in the second round of the All “A” tournament. The Wildcats had a little trouble getting out of the gates, and eventually fell to the Lions.

Cordia was able to dominate the first half behind a strong defensive effort. The Lion lead 16-4 at the end of the first period, and 29-9 at the break.

Buckhorn was able to get on track in the third period, and put together their strongest quarter. Going into the final period, the Wildcats still trailed 30-46. Buckhorn would eventually fall from the tournament with the 41-63 loss.

Buckhorn (41) Ryan Boggs 9, Thomas Stidham 3, Josh Crank 5, Peyton Cooper 7, James Blair 6, Connr Hoskins 9 and Caleb Estep 2.

Cordia (63) Cunningham 29, Tagaloa 10, Lucen 11, Combs 3, Frimpong 1 and Keita 9.

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