Texas High School Basketball - Manvel holds off Alief Elsik
(December 2, 2011: Manvel, TX 77578) Manvel Mavericks (Manvel, TX) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad nip the visiting Alief Elsik Rams (Houston, TX), 70-69 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Manvel upgrades its record to 5-3 on the season. The Mavericks host Ball (Galveston, TX) to play the Tornadoes in a 4A Region III District 24 bout on Tuesday, December 6. The Tornadoes go into the bout with a record of 2-6. Ball lost 61-41 in their recent non-league bout against Nolan Catholic (Fort Worth, TX)
Next up, the Rams play the Humble Wildcats (Humble, TX) in a non-league bout, on Tuesday, December 6. Alief Elsik will attempt to upgrade on its 4-6 season record. The Wildcats go into the bout with a 6-3 record after their 71-64 non-league win over Dunbar (Fort Worth, TX).