Texas High School Basketball - Shepherd thwarts TarkingtonFebruary 17, 2017: Cleveland, TX 77327
The Shepherd Pirates (Shepherd, TX) basketball knocked off the host Tarkington Longhorns (Cleveland, TX), 59-51 in Friday's non-league test.
The Pirates (23-9) will now prepare for their test against Bridge City (Bridge City, TX). The Cardinals go into the non-league test with a 14-11 record. In their last test, Bridge City went down by Silsbee (Silsbee, TX), 102-35, in a league test.
The Longhorns now own a 14-16 record. They play next when they travel to Yates for a non-league test on Monday, February 20. Tarkington will encounter a Lions squad coming off a 100-73 league win over Washington (Houston, TX). The Lions record now stands at 19-7.