Texas High School Basketball - Lufkin topped by The Woodlands
(January 27, 2009: The Woodlands, TX 77381) The Lufkin Panthers basketball team (Lufkin, TX), dropped 70-53 in Tuesday's league battle with the host The Woodlands Highlanders (The Woodlands, TX)
The Highlanders now sport a 16-9 record. They play next when they travel to New Caney for a 5A Region II District 14 battle on Friday, January 30. The Woodlands will meet a Eagles team coming off a 65-53 league loss to Conroe (Conroe, TX). The Eagles record now stands at 5-19.
The Panthers (4-13) will now prepare for their battle against Oak Ridge (Conroe, TX). The War Eagles come into the 5A Region II District 14 battle with a 15-10 record. In their last battle, Oak Ridge dropped by College Park (The Woodlands, TX), 90-85, in a league battle.