Texas High School Basketball - Franklin knocked off by SocorroJanuary 6, 2017: El Paso, TX 79912
The Socorro Bulldogs basketball team scored 62 points and held the host Franklin Cougars to 54 in the Bulldogs league triumph on Friday.
The Bulldogs now sport a 7-12 record. They put it on the line next when they host Eastwood for a 6A Region I District 1 contest on Tuesday, January 10. Socorro will battle a Troopers team coming off a 58-49 league win over Pebble Hills (El Paso, TX). The Troopers record now stands at 6-12.
The Cougars (3-11) will now prepare for their contest against Coronado (El Paso, TX). The Thunderbirds enter the 6A Region I District 1 contest with a 13-5 record. In their last contest, Coronado was defeated by El Dorado (El Paso, TX), 70-57, in a league contest.