Haxtun Bulldogs advance to the Great 8
March 17, 2021
The Haxtun Bulldogs advanced to the Great 8 in post-season playoff basketball action.
The road to the Great 8 started with a 22-point victory over the Simla Cubs at home last Tuesday. Haxtun entered the contest as the 11th seeded team out of a 24-team bracket in State playoffs; altered to a shortened two-week schedule this year due to COVID-19. The 56-34 win at home gave the Bulldogs their ticket to the Sweet 16.
"It was nice to get a win in the first round. You never know how teams will react when it comes time for post season, so it was nice to get one under our belt," Jayden Stie...