BOYS BASKETBALL STAYS UNBEATEN IN AREA
Coach Marcus Thomas' Boys Basketball team won its fourth straight game on Friday
night as they defeated Huntsville 65-46. With the win, the Huskies improved to 12-3 overall
on the year and 3-0 in 7A Area 7.
Huntsville got off to a quick start and led by seven points in the opening quarter. The
Huskies battled back to take a 15-11 lead as the first quarter buzzer sounded. The
second quarter was hard-fought and low scoring. Hewitt hit some key free throws to take a
22-18 lead into the locker room.
The Huskies offense took the game over in the third quarter. Coach Thomas' team shared
the ball well and scored 19 points in the quarter. Malachi Moore hit a long three-pointer at
the buzzer to give his team a 41-24 lead. Hewitt played a solid fourth quarter to pick up
the win. Damon Harper scored a game high 21 points. Jaxon Hunter also had a good night
as he added 11 points.
Coach Thomas was pleased with the effort the team gave. "The guys are showing that
they really enjoy playing for each other. No one person is elevated. It is a true
brotherhood." The Huskies will be back at home on January 9 as they host Minor. Tip-off
is scheduled for 7:30pm. Fans can keep up with all the Boys Basketball action by visiting