Texas High School Basketball - Montwood can't hold off Coronado
(December 16, 2008: El Paso, TX 79912) The Coronado Thunderbirds basketball team scored 39 points and held the visiting Montwood Rams to 33 in the Thunderbirds league triumph on Tuesday.
The Thunderbirds now sport a 11-4 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to El Dorado for a 5A Region I District 1 contest on Friday, December 19. Coronado will meet a Aztecs team coming off a 41-35 non-league win over Clint (Clint, TX). The Aztecs record now stands at 11-7.
The Rams (2-11) will now prepare for their contest against Franklin (El Paso, TX). The Cougars enter the 5A Region I District 1 contest with a 7-8 record. In their last contest, Franklin nudged Bel Air (El Paso, TX), 54-53, in a league contest.