Texas High School Basketball - Roma edges Mercedes
(January 13, 2012: Mercedes, TX 78570) The Roma Gladiators (Roma, TX) basketball nipped the host Mercedes Tigers (Mercedes, TX), 36-31 in Friday's league test.
The Gladiators (15-12) will now prepare for their test against Valley View (Pharr, TX). The Tigers go into the 4A Region IV District 32 test with a 2-4 record. In their last test, Valley View was tipped by Mercedes (Mercedes, TX), 43-39, in a league test.
The Tigers now own a 12-16 record. They take the field next when they host Rio Grande City for a 4A Region IV District 32 test on Tuesday, January 17.