Texas High School Basketball - Hidalgo holds off GrullaJanuary 5, 2018: Hidalgo, TX 78557
Fans at Friday's league challenge between the Hidalgo Pirates (Hidalgo, TX) and the visiting Grulla Gators (Rio Grande City, TX), saw Hidalgo's basketball squad hold off Grulla by a tally of 58-54.
With the victory, Hidalgo improves its record to 4-8 on the campaign. The Pirates host Port Isabel (Port Isabel, TX) to confront the Tarpons in a 4A Region IV District 32 challenge on Tuesday, January 9. The Tarpons come into the challenge with a record of 11-8. Port Isabel won 65-52 in their recent league challenge against Progreso (Progreso, TX)
Next up, the Gators confront the Zapata Hawks (Zapata, TX) in a 4A Region IV District 32 challenge, on Tuesday, January 9. Grulla will attempt to improve on its 8-14 season record. The Hawks come into the challenge with a 9-11 record after their 54-36 league win over Raymondville (Raymondville, TX).