Eagles take on the Ringnecks

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Out-running his opponent, Hunter Olson shoots a lay-up on January 27.

By Kelby Aschenbrenner
The TCHS boys’ basketball team took on their local rivals, the Hill City Ringnecks, at home on January 27.

The Eagles and the Ringnecks were closely matched in competition but Hill City slipped ahead with a score of 9-13 at the end of the first quarter. Trego tried to take over before half-time but couldn’t keep up with Hill City with a 14-26 score.

Trego made a run to take the lead but couldn’t catch up to the Ringnecks with a score of 33-39 at the end of the third quarter. Throughout the fourth quarter, the Eagles scored enough points to be two points behind Hill City but couldn’t triumph over their opponent and unfortunately lost 48-56.