Texas High School Basketball - Hermleigh holds off Cotton Center
(November 17, 2011: Cotton Center, TX 79021) Fans at Thursday's non-league challenge between the Hermleigh Cardinals (Hermleigh, TX) and the host Cotton Center Elks (Cotton Center, TX), saw Hermleigh's basketball squad hold off Cotton Center by a score of 42-41.
With the victory, Hermleigh improves its record to 2-2 on the campaign. The Cardinals travel to Southland (Southland, TX) to play the Eagles in a non-league challenge on Friday, November 18. The Eagles come into the challenge with a record of 0-3. Southland lost 39-30 in their recent non-league challenge against Ralls (Ralls, TX)
Next up, the Elks play the Wellman-Union Wildcats (Wellman, TX) in a non-league challenge, on Friday, November 18. Cotton Center will attempt to advance on its 2-3 season record. The Wildcats go into the test with a 1-2 record after their 42-18 non-league loss to New Home (New Home, TX).