Texas High School Basketball - Franklin thwarted by Coronado
(January 18, 2013: El Paso, TX ) The Franklin Cougars basketball team (El Paso, TX), was toppled 51-40 in Friday's league battle with the visiting Coronado Thunderbirds (El Paso, TX)
The Thunderbirds now possess a 24-1 record. They play next when they host Eastwood for a 5A Region I District 1 battle on Tuesday, January 22. Coronado will battle a Troopers team coming off a 42-37 league win over Socorro (El Paso, TX). The Troopers record now stands at 10-14.
The Cougars (12-10) will now prepare for their battle against Montwood (El Paso, TX). The Rams come into the 5A Region I District 1 battle with a 21-3 record.