Texas High School Basketball - Pleasant Grove fells Tatum
(January 9, 2009: Tatum, TX 75691) Fans at Friday's non-league challenge between the Pleasant Grove Hawks (Texarkana, TX) and the host Tatum Eagles (Tatum, TX), saw Pleasant Grove's basketball squad overcome Tatum by a count of 64-52.
With the victory, Pleasant Grove upgrades its record to 8-3 on the campaign. The Hawks host Community (Nevada, TX) to play the Braves in a non-league challenge on Monday, January 12. The Braves come into the challenge with a record of 7-10. Community won 71-62 in their recent non-league challenge against Commerce (Commerce, TX)
Next up, the Eagles play the Spring Hill Panthers (Longview, TX) in a 3A Region III District 17 challenge, on Tuesday, January 20. Tatum will attempt to upgrade on its 10-5 season record. The Panthers come into the challenge with a 6-8 record after their 58-50 league loss to Gilmer (Gilmer, TX).