Junior Tanner Finley looks past the opponent as he drives for the basket.
Junior Ethan Bowlin looks for an open teammate closer to the basket during the game against Brady.
Wildcats gain two victories
The Wallace boys defeated both opponents, Brady and Maxwell, in last week’s games. The Wildcats first faced Brady on Tuesday, Feb. 4 where they won by just five points making for an exciting finale. They finished the game 61-56 in Wallace’s favor. Kolton Hagar was the top scorer against Brady’s Eagles with 28 points. Wallace then went on to play a strong game against Maxwell’s Wildcats on Feb. 7 who they defeated by 17 points, 66-49. Camden McConnell scored the most points for Wallace on Friday with 26 points, and Hagar was just behind McConnell with 23. Wallace played Southwest in a home game on Tuesday evening, and will travel to Trenton for a game against Hitchcock County on Friday, Feb. 14. After this week, the Wildcats have just one more game of the regular season before they move on to sub-districts.