The game ended with a cardiac finish for Deming fans. It was a squeaker victory for the Cats over the Colts… Final score Deming 40 Silver City 39.
Deming goes to 11 and 3 overall. This was the second time the Cats defeated the Colts this season. The first time the score was 50-43 in Silver.
Scoring for the Wildcats:
Eric Saenz – 10
Gerome Sandoval - 8
Phillip Longoria – 7
Tereso Escareno - 5
Dominic Saenz - 4
Orlando Ortiz - 3
Ernesto Salcedo - 3
Deming shot 5 out of 13 free throws in the game. They scored 2 three pointers one by
Ortiz and one by Escareno.
Cats only had 5 turnovers in the game and rebounded Silver 38-28.
In other Wildcat action:
Freshman Cats won 58-28 over Silver
Deming JV wildcats won 72-44 over Silver.
Cats next play Mesilla Valley Christian Son Blazers tomorrow (Saturday) from Las Cruces in Las Cruces. JV play at 5:30 – Varsity play at 7PM.