Texas High School Basketball - Eastwood nips FranklinJanuary 20, 2017: El Paso, TX 79912
Eastwood Troopers (El Paso, TX) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad tip the host Franklin Cougars (El Paso, TX), 74-70 in a league bout.
With the win, Eastwood upgrades its record to 9-13 on the season. The Troopers host Coronado (El Paso, TX) to play the Thunderbirds in a 6A Region I District 1 bout on Tuesday, January 24. The Thunderbirds go into the bout with a record of 16-6. Coronado won 61-49 in their recent league bout against Pebble Hills (El Paso, TX)
Next up, the Cougars play the Montwood Rams (El Paso, TX) in a 6A Region I District 1 bout, on Tuesday, January 24. Franklin will attempt to upgrade on its 3-16 season record. The Rams go into the bout with a 7-12 record after their 55-44 league win over Socorro (El Paso, TX).