Missouri High School Basketball - Westran can't hold off New Franklin
(January 19, 2012: Huntsville, MO 65259) The Westran Hornets basketball team (Huntsville, MO), was nudged 63-58 in Thursday's non-league battle with the visiting New Franklin Bulldogs (New Franklin, MO)
The Bulldogs now possess a 5-7 record. They play next when they host Madison for a Central battle on Friday, January 20. New Franklin will meet a Panthers team coming off a 55-44 non-league win over Paris (Paris, MO). The Panthers record now stands at 6-5.
The Hornets (3-10) will now prepare for their battle against Marceline (Marceline, MO). The Tigers come into the Lewis & Clark battle with a 7-5 record. In their last battle, Marceline edged Schuyler County (Lancaster, MO), 61-44, in a non-league battle.