Goldbugs cage the Newkirk Tigers to take district
February 19, 2023
The Alva Goldbugs hosted Newkirk for the district playoff Saturday night and cruised to a decisive 66-37 win. The Goldbugs built a 16-0 lead before the Tigers got their first points on the board and led 18-3 at the end of the first quarter. Newkirk managed 10 points in the second, but Alva had 16 to lead 34-13 at the halftime break. The Tigers managed 12 points each in the final quarters, but they were never able to catch up.
With the district championship, the Goldbugs are now 21-3 for the season. They will travel to Perry Thursday for a 7:30 p.m. tipoff against Cascia Hall in the first ro...
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