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Wildcats down Tigers 80-48

Tony McGuireSports Editor

January 7, 2013

The Buckhorn Wildcats hosted the Jackson City Tigers on Friday. The Wildcats set the tone early as they blasted the Tigers 80-48.


Buckhorn came out hot and quickly nabbed a double-digit advantage. The Wildcats ended the first period with a 27-10 lead.


The Wildcats cooled off a little in the second period, but still managed to control the tempo. Going into the intermission, Buckhorn was on top 47-25.


Little changed in the third period as Buckhorn continued to distance themselves from Jackson City. The Wildcats were well in control (66-35) as the fourth quarter began.


The pace of the game cooled considerably in the fourth quarter, with Buckhorn keeping a tight grip on the game. The Wildcats went on to win the game by the final count of 80-48.


Buckhorn (80) Hoskins 21, Blair 18, Estep 13, Cole 11, Crank 7, Boggs 4, and Stidham 4.


Jackson City (48) J. Turner 10, Back 7, G. McIntosh 5, Hollan 5, Combs 5, Hayes 4, Davidson 4, Collins 3, A. Turner 2 and J. McIntosh 2.