Texas High School Basketball - Itasca nudges ItalyJanuary 29, 2009: Itasca, TX 76055
In Thursday's league outing, the Itasca Cats (Itasca, TX) basketball squad edged the visiting Italy Gladiators (Italy, TX), by a margin of 62-59.
The Cats (16-7) will now prepare for their outing against Gateway Charter Academy (Dallas, TX). The go into the 1A-1 Region II District 15 outing with a 16-8 record. In their last outing, Gateway Charter Academy nipped Faith Family (Dallas, TX), 91-45, in a league outing.
The Gladiators now own a 12-6 record. They take the field next when they host Advantage Academy for a 1A-1 Region II District 15 outing on Friday, January 30. Italy will encounter a Eagles squad coming off a 58-50 league loss to Advantage Academy (Grand Prairie, TX). The Eagles record now stands at 8-10.