Hitchcock’s aggressive defense was too much, pressuring East Chambers into 38 turnovers to scratch out a 66-58 win Friday at Robert E. Lee High School.
Manvel's ability to tone down its temper and turn up the offense in the third quarter opened up a close game and turned into a 62-44 5A Region III-5A area round win over Friendswood on Friday at Alvin High School.
There just wasn’t much to smile about, from start to finish, as a powerful Alvin Shadow Creek squad ended the Lady Tors’ season with a resounding 71-40 Region III-5A area round victory at Phillips Field House on Friday night.
The state’s No. 2 team in 4A faced little difficulty as the Lady Hawks rolled to an 82-26 win at Barbers Hill High School on Friday evening, ending La Marque’s season at 9-19.
Clear Springs’ swarming defense discombobulated the North Shore Lady Mustangs to the tune of 31 turnovers, as the Chargers advanced to the Region III-6A quarterfinals with a 51-29 win Thursday evening at Phillips Field House.
Galveston County teams get ready to rumble at state. Friendswood, Clear Springs and Clear Falls all have individuals competing either in the boy’s bracket or the girl’s bracket.
Thursday certainly was no day to go fishing anywhere around the Galveston Bay Complex. Today’s forecast does not lend much encouragement either. It appears the wind will die down beginning Saturday. However, if fishing is in your plans, you’d better wrap up in warm clothing.
Six of the nine Galveston County high school girls basketball teams survived the bi-district round of the UIL playoffs and advance to area-round competition. Meanwhile, the boys basketball regular season came to a close Tuesday, and after a series of coin flips, most of the bi-district matchups for the seven local postseason qualifiers.
Riding the wave of 27 forced turnovers, Friendswood took the first step toward what it hopes is a lengthy postseason push by routing Nederland 70-25 in a bi-district contest at Lee College.
The Lady Tors adjusted after a sluggish first quarter to overtake the Port Neches-Groves Lady Indians, 49-40, in their Region III-5A bi-district contest at East Chambers High School.
Opening the game with a 12-0 run, the Coogs never trailed in shocking the Golden Eagles 60-49, advancing them to a date against Hardin-Jefferson in the Class 4A, Region III area round Friday at Barbers Hill beginning at 6 p.m.
In the Region III-3A bi-district matchup of the Onalaska Wildcats (16-21) and the Hitchcock Bulldogs (22-5), Hitchcock led with an early advantage and never let up as the Lady Bulldogs coasted to victory, 77-44.