Texas High School Basketball - Liberty-Eylau crushes Mt. Vernon
(January 19, 2010: Texarkana, TX 75501) Liberty-Eylau Leopards (Texarkana, TX) backers were in high spirits Tuesday as they witnessed their basketball squad bounce the visiting Mt. Vernon Tigers (Mt. Vernon, TX), 87-44 in a league bout.
With the win, Liberty-Eylau upgrades its record to 13-6 on the season. The Leopards travel to Pittsburg (Pittsburg, TX) to play the Pirates in a 3A Region II District 16 bout on Friday, January 22. The Pirates go into the bout with a record of 1-4. Pittsburg lost 57-54 in their recent non-league bout against LaPoynor (LaRue, TX)
Next up, the Tigers play the Pleasant Grove Hawks (Texarkana, TX) in a 3A Region II District 16 bout, on Friday, January 22. Mt. Vernon will attempt to upgrade on its 5-13 season record. The Hawks go into the bout with a 7-15 record after their 66-64 league loss to Atlanta (Atlanta, TX).