Mount leads Wildcats past Afton

Jacob Mount's 26 points led the Welch Wildcats to a 53-43 win over the Afton Eagles Friday night.

Mount scored at least six points in each quarter and went six-for-eight from the free throw line in leading the Wildcats (6-1) to the win.

Asa Chenoweth and Austin Buchanon contributed 10 each for Welch.

The Eagles (5-3) were led by Brooks Victor's 12 points, but could only come up with three points in the decisive third period after trailing 22-19 at the half. Dusty Henry added eight points while Justin Byrley had seven.

Welch will close out their pre-Christmas schedule by hosting Nowata on Tuesday, while the Eagles will not play again until January 5 at the Morrison Tournament.

In the girls' game Afton defeated Welch 57-38. Jordyn Blanton led the Lady Eagles (4-4) with 15 points, while Jaci Hudspeth added 12.

Boys

Ketchum 50, Nowata 42

1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final

KHS 14 12 9 15 50

NHS 13 9 13 7 42

Ketchum: Sharpe 18, Inman 12, Mouse 9, Stonebarger 6, Ryan 5.

Nowata: Stewart 15, Shell 10, Brock 8, Hayes 5, Lewis 2, Tidwell 2.

Oktaha 51, Fairland 39

Wyandotte 62, Baxter Springs, Kan. 40

Girls

Colcord 40, Verdigris 39

1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final

CHS 8 13 5 14 40

VHS 8 17 7 7 39

Colcord: Spry 18, Prater 7, Swicegood 7, Farris 6, Pike 2.

Verdigris: O'Neil 9, Crone 8, Hanslovan 6, Payne 5, Risenhoover 5, Collins 2, LaValley 2, Hundley 2.

Ketchum 37, Nowata 32

1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final

KHS 9 7 14 7 37

NHS 8 10 4 10 32

Ketchum: Griffin 15, Byrd 9, Monroe 7, Lancaster 4, Pool 2.

Nowata: Ketcham 10, Hale 8, Boultinghouse 7, Hill 5, Allen 2.

Baxter Springs, Kan. 52, Wyandotte 45 (overtime)

Oktaha 75, Fairland 34