Tuesday Basketball Roundup: Whitehouse Boys Handle Lufkin + More
WHITEHOUSE -- The Whitehouse Wildcats earned a 57-46 win over Lufkin in non-district boys basketball action Tuesday night at Wildcat Arena.
Javier Neal led Whitehouse (13-7) with 18 points. McKade Marquis added 13 points, while Jackson Mahomes chipped in with eight points.
Whitehouse returns to action Monday at Lufkin Hudson, while Lufkin plays at Nacogdoches, Friday.
Slocum Falls to Normangee
SLOCUM -- The Slocum Mustangs dropped a 45-41 decision to Normangee on Tuesday.
Keet Cockerham paced Slocum (11-11) in the loss with 13 points.
Slocum opens District 27-A play next Tuesday at Oakwood.
Bullard Blows Past Pittsburg
BULLARD -- The Bullard Lady Panthers closed non-district play with a 72-27 rout of Pittsburg on Tuesday.
Hannah Lloyd led the way for Bullard with 21 points, while Allie Kirgan finished with 17 points in the win.
Bullard plays host to Gilmer on Friday in the District 15-4A opener, while Pittsburg entertains Atlanta to begin 14-4A play, also on Friday.
Tyler Grace Downs Fort Worth Christian
TYLER -- The Tyler Grace Community Lady Cougars cruised to a 50-34 win over Fort Worth Christian on Tuesday.
Addie Daughtry led the way for Grace (17-7) with 37 points, including the Lady Cougars' only 3-pointer of the night.
Grace opens TAPPS District 3-5A play Friday at Bullard Brook Hill.