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Wildcats drop close games to Leyton, Creek Valley

 

John Verser

Banner County's Tyson Dahlgrin takes a jumper in the lane while being defended by a pair of Leyton defenders on Friday. He scored 23 points in the loss.

Leyton pulled away in the second quarter and held off Banner County for a 48-40 win on Friday.

The two teams were nip and tuck throughout the first quarter. Tyson Dahlgrin scored the first of his 23 points with a layup just 23 seconds into the game to give the Wildcats (0-5) the initial lead. Leyton tied it up before Michael McKown's jumper put the Wildcats back on top, and a Dahlgrin free throw gave Banner a 5-2 advantage. The Wildcats led 7-4 on Dahlgrin's layup with 2:29 left in the first quarter, before Leyton came back to take an 8-7 lead. Dahlgrin's foul shot with 25 seconds left in t...



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