Texas High School Basketball - Coronado overwhelms Americas
(February 8, 2013: El Paso, TX 79936) Fans at Friday's league challenge between the Coronado Thunderbirds (El Paso, TX) and the host Americas Trail Blazers (El Paso, TX), saw Coronado's basketball squad wallop Americas by a count of 62-35.
With the victory, Coronado upgrades its record to 30-1 on the campaign. The Thunderbirds host Franklin (El Paso, TX) to play the Cougars in a 5A Region I District 1 challenge on Tuesday, February 12. The Cougars come into the challenge with a record of 15-12. Franklin won 58-56 in their recent league challenge against El Dorado (El Paso, TX)
Next up, the Trail Blazers play the Bel Air Highlanders (El Paso, TX) in a 5A Region I District 1 challenge, on Tuesday, February 12. Americas will attempt to upgrade on its 7-22 season record. The Highlanders come into the challenge with a 23-5 record after their 57-55 league win over Montwood (El Paso, TX).