Alva Goldbugs lose first Wheat Capital game to Chisholm 51-43
January 7, 2021
The Alva Goldbugs traveled to Enid for the first round of the Wheat Capital Tournament Thursday afternoon. Alva drew the hosts, the Chisholm Longhorns, for their first round opponent.
The teams were evenly matched going into the contest. Alva had a 4-3 record while Chisholm’s was 4-2. They were tied at the end of the first quarter, and Alva led 26-22 at the half. However, Chisholm went on a scoring run to lead at the end of three quarters and eventually won 51-43.
Luke Balenti put the first basket on the board for the Longhorns to open the game. He was fouled on the shot and s...