Texas High School Basketball - Highlands nudges Ovilla Christian
(January 17, 2012: Red Oak, TX 75154) Highlands Blazers (Irving, TX) backers were in high spirits Tuesday as they witnessed their basketball squad nip the host Ovilla Christian Eagles (Red Oak, TX), 50-49 in a league bout.
With the win, Highlands upgrades its record to 9-9 on the season. The Blazers host Covenant Christian (Colleyville, TX) to encounter the Cougars in a TAPPS 3A District 3 bout on Friday, January 20. The Cougars go into the bout with a record of 14-14. Covenant Christian won 72-48 in their recent league bout against Legacy Christian Academy (Frisco, TX)
Next up, the Eagles encounter the Carrollton Christian Academy Saints (Carrollton, TX) in a TAPPS 3A District 3 bout, on Friday, January 20. Ovilla Christian will attempt to upgrade on its 15-11 season record. The Saints go into the bout with a 14-10 record after their 74-56 league win over Prince of Peace (Carrollton, TX).