Published in the Iola Register on Feb. 5, 2013.

Eighth grade loses twice

WAMEGO — The Concordia eighth grade boys’ basketball team suffered two losses in the Wamego Tournament on Saturday.
Concordia lost 53-24 to Wamego and 40-31 to Clay Center.
The Panthers trailed Wamego 26-13 at halftime.
Wamego scored 27 points in the second half to 11 for Concordia.
Cole Larsen scored eight points for the Panthers. Ian Nordell added six points.
Concordia and Clay Center were tied at 20-20 at halftime.
The Panthers led 31-28 after three quarters of play, but went scoreless in the final period as Clay Center scored 12 points to get the win.
Nordell tossed in 13 points. Matthew James finished with 11 points.