Texas High School Basketball - Royse City holds off ForneyJanuary 19, 2018: Forney, TX 75126
Fans at Friday's league challenge between the Royse City Bulldogs (Royse City, TX) and the host Forney Jackrabbits (Forney, TX), saw Royse City's basketball squad hold off Forney by a tally of 47-43.
With the victory, Royse City improves its record to 13-4 on the campaign. The Bulldogs host Wylie East (Wylie, TX) to confront the Raiders in a 5A Region II District 15 challenge on Tuesday, January 23. The Raiders come into the challenge with a record of 2-19. Wylie East lost 74-59 in their recent league challenge against Poteet (Mesquite, TX)
Next up, the Jackrabbits confront the Lovejoy Leopards (Lucas, TX) in a 5A Region II District 15 challenge, on Tuesday, January 23. Forney will attempt to improve on its 19-6 season record. The Leopards come into the challenge with a 7-13 record after their 40-30 league win over West Mesquite (Mesquite, TX).