The Kansas Comets were hosts to the Chouteau Wildcats on Tuesday, Feb. 5.
The Lady Comets met up first with the Lady Wildcats, taking the lead in the first period, but the Lady Wildcats were able take the lead by two points at the half.
By the end of the third period, Chouteau was able to increase their lead to 11 points.
The Lady Comets fired up in the fourth period with 16 points, but it wasn't enough to close the gap and the game ended Lady Comets 34, Lady Wildcats 39.
Kyleigh Ortiz #3 had the hot hand from 3-point land drilling four of the five team's 3-pointers and was also the team's high scorer with 16 points.
The Lady Comets made an impressive 100% of their free throw attempts in the game.
Then the guys took the floor.
The Wildcats went home tamed by the Comets as Kansas won 60 to 36.
In the first period Chouteau was able to stay within seven points of Kansas, but the second period saw the Comets add distance as the half stood Comets 38, Wildcats 20.
During the third period the Comets continued their march away by adding more to their point differential, closing the period with a 24 point lead, which they would maintain until the end of the game.
Seth Evans #32 was the high scorer for Kansas with 22 points; Keelan Davis # 10 put up 11 points; Blaine Pickup #20 had six points; Kaiden Osbourn #24, Trent Fields #11 and Easton Wiggins #12 each had five.
The hoops were hot for the Comets as they drained 15 of 16 free throws in the game, while the Wildcats could only drop in seven of 12 free shots.
Coach Cory Steele is always pleased with how the team plays and this game made him proud in the way the guys came out and played.
Their next game is away against Keys, preceding their first District game with Salina.