Texas High School Basketball - Fort Bend Travis holds off Fort Bend Elkins
(January 9, 2012: Missouri City, TX 77459) Fans at Monday's league challenge between the Fort Bend Travis Tigers (Richmond, TX) and the host Fort Bend Elkins Knights (Missouri City, TX), saw Fort Bend Travis's basketball squad hold off Fort Bend Elkins by a count of 69-62.
With the victory, Fort Bend Travis upgrades its record to 20-3 on the campaign. The Tigers host Fort Bend Clements (Sugar Land, TX) to play the Rangers in a 5A Region III District 23 challenge on Friday, January 13. The Rangers come into the challenge with a record of 7-15. Fort Bend Clements lost 53-47 in their recent league challenge against Fort Bend Willowridge (Houston, TX)
Next up, the Knights play the Fort Bend Hightower Hurricanes (Missouri City, TX) in a 5A Region III District 23 challenge, on Friday, January 13. Fort Bend Elkins will attempt to upgrade on its 18-6 season record. The Hurricanes come into the challenge with a 13-5 record after their 71-53 league loss to Fort Bend Bush (Richmond, TX).