Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

December 20, 2013

Tatum Tournament Day 1: Tribe go 2-0; Brook Hill finds going tough

Progress staff reports
Jacksonville Daily Progress

TATUM — Jacksonville upped its slate to 12-4 on the year after posting a couple wins Thursday in the Tatum Holiday Hoops Showcase.

The Indians started their run in the three-day event by getting past Hallsville, 54-47.

Lator in the day Jacksonville destroyed Martin's Mill, 66-43. The Mustangs are ranked No. 9 in Class A-I this week.

The Guard of Brook Hill found the competition to be fierce, in losing to Class 4A Marshall (74-68) and to Class 2A New Boston (48-42).

Pool play for all teams was scheduled to wrap up this morning with bracket action getting under way this afternoon.

The tournament will come to a close on Saturday.