After falling behind 11-6, Goessel took the lead and built a 30-17 advantage at halftime against Wakefield on Dec. 20. Wakefield closed the gap to 34-32 late, but Goessel held on for a 44-38 victory.
Goessel went into the Christmas break with a 1-0 league record and an overall record of 3-2. The Bluebirds will play again on Jan. 10 at Solomon.
Girls win big in 1st league game
The Goessel girls led 25-8 at halftime and the Bombers were grounded on the way to a 48-20 win for the Bluebirds.
The boys and girls went into Christmas break 3-2 overall and 1-0 in league. Their next games are Jan. 10 at Solomon.