Observations all along the line - Kimball & the Southern Panhandle First

Lady Longhorns first round winner over Bayard

The Kimball Lady Longhorns achieved one of their goals of their season by winning their first round game in WTC Conference Tournament play by winning over seeded Bayard 44-43 on the Lady Tigers' home court in a Thursday evening contest. The win thus advanced them into weekend play at Cougar Palace in Scottsbluff, while all first round losers were done.

The Lady Longhorns had an almost flawless start at Bayard and raced out to a 12-2 lead with 5 girls getting into the scoring act. After the first period of play, Kimball led 13-8. While Bayard closed the gap and took a 17-15 lead in the second q...