Florida High School Basketball - Leto overwhelmed by Hillsborough
(November 27, 2007: Tampa, FL 33614) The Leto Falcons basketball squad (Tampa, FL), was crushed 86-30 in Tuesday's league bout with the visiting Hillsborough Terriers (Tampa, FL)
With the win, Hillsborough upgrades its record to 5-1 on the season. The Terriers host Jefferson (Tampa, FL) to encounter the Dragons in a 5A District 10 bout on Wednesday, November 28. The Dragons go into the bout with a record of 3-4. Jefferson lost 44-41 in their recent league bout against Blake (Tampa, FL)
Next up, the Falcons encounter the Blake Yellowjackets (Tampa, FL) in a 5A District 10 bout, on Wednesday, November 28. Leto will attempt to upgrade on its 1-3 season record. The Yellowjackets go into the bout with a 4-1 record after their 44-41 league win over Jefferson (Tampa, FL).
First Quarter Summary
The quarter started off slow and Hillsborough looked sluggish but still led 15-11 at the end of the quarter.
Second Quarter Summary
Hillsborough broke the game open after turning up the heat with their full court press to outscore Leto 35-6 in the quarter and take a 50-17 halftime lead. Hilsborough stopped pressing with 2 minutes left in the quarter.
Third Quarter Summary
The Lady Terriers went to a man to man defense and continued to shut down Leto as the Terriers outscored Leto by ten in the quarter as the clock was running.
Fourth Quarter Summary
Leto coach called a quick timeout to tell her team to foul the Lady Terriers hard. But even that couldn't stop the madness. Hillsborough won the game easily 86-30.