The Lake Belton Tigers traveled across I35 to face off in their first basketball game of the season to face Travis Science Academy. The Tigers would walk end the night 1-3 against Travis.
The 7th B team
The Tigers had a strong first half leading the game at half time. The Tigers gave it all the could in the second half but struggled scoring the basketball losing the game 23-18.
Robert Haisler 6 points, Ty Trcka 3 pts, Julian Walker 3pts, Joseph Walker 2 pts, Rennison Ling 2 pts, and Rawley Soliz 2 pts.
7th A Team
The 7th grade A team game was filled with numerous lead changes and exciting plays through out.
Xavier Wells 15 points, Jivan Phillips 8 pts, Brett Harmon 4 pts, Noe Lechuga 4 pts. Noah Santos and Jacob Johnson with 2 pts.
The 8th grade B team defeated Travis by the score of 28-21. The leading scorers of the game were Kooper Hobson and Ephraim Fry with 6 points each. Wyatt Butler had 4 points and Scout Hall and Ramon Morales walked away with 3 points. Avery Graham, Anthony Hubbard and Keshawn Hopwood each had 2 points. Good defense was played by Wyatt Butler , Keshawn Hopwood and Kooper Hobson
The 8th A team looked to finish off the night with a win. Offensively at the start of the game the Tigers struggled to put points on the board only scoring 3 points to Travis’s 14. In the second quarter the Tigers turned it on offensively and outscored Travis 15 to 12. Travis would go into halftime up 26-18. The Tigers would give Travis every thing they had in the second half but the lead was insurmountable. Lake would end up losing 56-47. Player of the game Chris Gossett.