Boys win big to advance to HPL tourney semifinals
Posted Date: 01/16/2018
Lakin 85, Elkhart 58
The top-seeded Lakin Broncs started their quarterfinal game with a 22-9 opening period, increased it to 51-22 and cruised to an 85-58 win over Elkhart.
All 11 of Lakin’s players scored, with Diego Davila hitting for 20, Dawsen Shalberg for 17 and Hunter Kirby for 10.
Damion Eagan led the Wildcats with 19 points and Elian Prieto had 12, as eight Elkhart players got in the scoring column.
The Broncs hit for 33 field goals, including nine 3’s. Elkhart had 23 field goals (six treys).
Lakin will play Meade in the second boys semifinal game Friday in the west gym at Garden City Community College.
Meade won its first round game Monday, 60-57 over Southwestern Heights.
That game is set for 7:30.
In the 6 p.m. game, Cimarron will face Stanton County.