HUMBOLDT — Perhaps the sting will subside as Humboldt High’s Lady Cubs process their now-completed 2015-16 campaign, which ended much sooner than they wanted.
But for now, a sparkling 14-7 record did little to mask the disappointment apparent on the players’ faces as they emerged from the locker room after a 49-46 loss to Perry-Lecompton in the first round of the Class 3A substate playoffs.
Humboldt entered the game as the second seed, and looked to have wrested control from the pesky seventh-seeded Kaws (6-14) late in the third quarter.
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