Falcon boys handle N-F hoop squad

The OABCIG boys defeated Newell-Fonda 70-64 last week to improve to 7-0.

The Falcons played Storm Lake Thursday, Dec. 20 and South Central Calhoun Friday, Dec. 21. Due to an early deadline for Christmas see next week’s Courier for game results.

OABCIG 70, N-F 64

The score was close at times, but OABCIG never trailed in its victory over Newell-Fonda in Newell Dec. 17. The Falcons were up 21-10 at the end of the first quarter, 35-31 at halftime and 58-49 after three quarters. Coach Steve Brown noted his club led by 19 points with about three minutes left in the game before N-F made a late surge with a 13-0 run over the last three minutes of the game.

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