Trego competes in league basketball

By Gracie Hickson
The Lady Eagles participated in the MCL tournament January 14-21.

The Eagles’ first game was against Smith Center. The Eagles had a four point lead at the end of the first quarter; however, Smith Center outscored the Eagles in the second quarter, making the halftime score 29-31.

The third quarter was low scoring with Trego putting up four points and Smith Center scoring seven. The Eagles were outscored during the last quarter 6-15. The final score of the game was 39-53.

Coach Brown commented on the game.

“All I can hope is that this is a learning experience for all of us as we continue to grow and mature.”

Next, the Lady Eagles played a victorious game against Phillipsburg on January 19.

The first quarter of the game was tight but the Panthers stayed ahead 8-12. Coming back determined, Trego outscored the Panthers by ten. The halftime score was 28-20.

The Lady Eagles kept fighting during the third quarter scoring 14 to Phillipsburg’s 8. The Panthers where still no match for the Eagles during the last quarter of the game. The final score was 52-32.