Boys win HPL title
Posted Date: 02/04/2018
Broncs crush Bluejays for title
By: Taylor Hansen & Brooklynn Hallmark
On Saturday the Lakin Broncs took out Cimarron to claim the Hi-Plains League tournament title, 58-36.
The Broncs pushed ahead early, ending with a 12-6 first quarter.
Putting up a fight the Bluejays mounted a slight comeback in the second period, but they still trailed by 10 at halftime.
The closest they could get was within seven points early in the third period, but the Broncs scored 21 points to take a 49-26 into the final period.
Diego Davila made bank by scoring 29 points with Hunter Kirby adding 13.
The Broncs shot 12 of 31 from 3-point range.
Khai Hernandez led the team with eight rebounds and three assists.
Kirby, Hernandez and Dawsen Shalberg all had three steals.
The Broncs had won the title two years ago, with Cimarron capturing it last season.