Texas High School Basketball - Manvel edged by Friendswood
(January 11, 2008: Manvel, TX 77578) The Manvel Mavericks basketball team (Manvel, TX), was nudged 58-53 in Friday's league battle with the visiting Friendswood Mustangs (Friendswood, TX)
The Mustangs now possess a 18-5 record. They play next when they travel to Texas City for a 4A Region III District 23 battle on Tuesday, January 15. Friendswood will battle a Stingarees team coming off a 77-55 league loss to Angleton (Angleton, TX). The Stingarees record now stands at 8-11.
The Mavericks (7-15) will now prepare for their battle against La Marque (La Marque, TX). The Cougars come into the 4A Region III District 23 battle with a 15-9 record. In their last battle, La Marque edged Dickinson (Dickinson, TX), 82-78, in a league battle.