Texas High School Basketball - Mexia holds off GroesbeckJanuary 21, 2011: Mexia, TX 76667
Fans at Friday's league challenge between the Mexia Black Cats (Mexia, TX) and the visiting Groesbeck Goats (Groesbeck, TX), saw Mexia's basketball squad hold off Groesbeck by a count of 62-57.
With the victory, Mexia upgrades its record to 19-5 on the campaign. The Black Cats host Fairfield (Fairfield, TX) to play the Eagles in a 3A Region III District 20 challenge on Tuesday, January 25. The Eagles come into the challenge with a record of 3-5. Fairfield won 52-46 in their recent league challenge against Madisonville (Madisonville, TX)
Next up, the Goats play the Palestine Wildcats (Palestine, TX) in a 3A Region III District 20 challenge, on Tuesday, January 25. Groesbeck will attempt to upgrade on its 18-9 season record. The Wildcats come into the challenge with a 5-16 record after their 53-41 league loss to Westwood (Palestine, TX).