Coming off a District 12-3A-I championship and three-round playoff run, the Hitchcock Bulldogs football team was well decorated in the postseason all-district awards.
In Tuesday night’s contest, the Bulldogs leaned on strong stretches of defense and low post play to cobble together a 54-42 home win over the Cougars.
The co-hosting Clear Falls Knights had just enough gas left in their tanks to bring the Carlisle-Krueger Classic championship trophy back into Clear Creek ISD’s possession as they held on for a gritty 45-38 win over the Fort Bend Clements Rangers to take home the tournament title Saturday at Carlisle Fieldhouse.
Each half of Monday’s contest played out in similar fashion for the Indians, as they started both the first and third quarters with strong defense, and then had key scoring runs in both the second and fourth quarters to secure the victory.
Freshmen standouts KK Toussaint and Braeon Arceneaux combined for 47 points to lead the Lady Tors to a 55-32 romp of the South Houston Lady Trojans in Ball High’s home game Friday night.
The Clear Falls Knights will have a chance to bring the Carlisle-Krueger Classic trophy back home to Clear Creek ISD after highlighting Galveston County teams’ action with a win in the gold bracket semifinal game Friday at Clear Lake High School’s Krueger Fieldhouse.