New Mexico High School Basketball - Cobre knocked off by SocorroFebruary 2, 2013: Bayard, NM 88023
The Socorro Warriors basketball team scored 65 points and held the host Cobre Indians to 45 in the Warriors non-league triumph on Saturday.
The Warriors now sport a 7-13 record. They put it on the line next when they host Silver for a 3A District 3 contest on Friday, February 8. Socorro will battle a Fighting Colts team coming off a 61-50 non-league win over Lordsburg (Lordsburg, NM). The Fighting Colts record now stands at 14-6.
The Indians (3-17) will now prepare for their contest against Mesilla Valley Christian (Las Cruces, NM). The Sonblazers enter the 2A District 6 contest with a 10-11 record. In their last contest, Mesilla Valley Christian ran past Chaparral (Chaparral, NM), 52-40, in a non-league contest.