Texas High School Basketball - Coronado holds off EastwoodJanuary 24, 2017: El Paso, TX 79925
Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the Coronado Thunderbirds (El Paso, TX) and the host Eastwood Troopers (El Paso, TX), saw Coronado's basketball squad hold off Eastwood by a tally of 47-40.
With the victory, Coronado improves its record to 17-6 on the campaign. The Thunderbirds host Montwood (El Paso, TX) to confront the Rams in a 6A Region I District 1 challenge on Friday, January 27. The Rams come into the challenge with a record of 8-12. Montwood won 66-63 in their recent league challenge against Franklin (El Paso, TX)
Next up, the Troopers confront the Americas Trail Blazers (El Paso, TX) in a 6A Region I District 1 challenge, on Friday, January 27. Eastwood will attempt to improve on its 9-14 season record. The Trail Blazers come into the challenge with a 25-2 record after their 55-29 league win over Pebble Hills (El Paso, TX).