Eagles fight hard at Quinter

Basketball 2/20
Racing down the lane, Tate Pfannenstiel attempts a lay-up.

By Sybil Giefer
On Tuesday, February 20, the Eagles travelled to Quinter to face the Bulldogs.

In the first quarter, the Eagles couldn’t quite equal the Bulldogs with a quarter score of 13-19. The Eagles came back, though, and scored 12 points to the Bulldogs’ nine in the second quarter. Trego finished the first half barely behind 25-28.  TCHS returned strong after half time and equaled the Bulldogs’ 11 points for the quarter. In the fourth quarter, the Eagles scored 15 to Quinter’s 12, which tied them.

The Eagles proceeded into overtime with their spirits high. Although they were tied with seconds left, a final lay-up led the Eagles to victory of 61-59.

Carter Minson led the Eagles on points with an outstanding 25 points made.

The Eagles will compete in substate the week of February 26.