Prep hoops roundup: Rusk girls edge Hudson, 52-50

GIRLS

Rusk 52, Lufkin Hudson 50: RUSK — Rusk outlasted Lufkin Hudson 52-50 at Eagle Coliseum on Tuesday evening. The Lady Eagles (10-9, 0-0) are scheduled to open District 16-4A play by visiting Fairfield (21-3) on Friday. The Lady Hornets dropped to 12-10 as a result of the loss.

 

Sabine 46, Troup 27: TROUP — The Lady Cardinals from Sabine scratched out a 46-27 win over Troup on Tuesday at Tiger Gymnasium. Sabine (9-4, 4-0) continues to lead the district race. The Lady Tigers will take a 3-14-1, 1-1-1 worksheet into Friday's game at White Oak.

 

BOYS

Brownsboro 49, Brook Hill 37: BROWNSBORO — Brownsboro came from behind in the second half to stop Brook Hill, 49-37, on Tuesday night. The Guard led 20-19 at the break. Joseph Johnson and TyJuan Cannon led Brook Hill (11-7) in scoring by chipping in 11 and 10 points, respectively. Chandler Fletcher canned seven. Brook Hill will hit the road to T.K. Gorman on Friday in what will be the district opener for the Guard. Tip off is slated for 7:30 p.m.

 

Grapeland 74, Alto 51: GRAPELAND — Grapeland's Sandies used a big third quarter to put away visiting Alto, 74-51, on Tuesday night. The Sandies scored 21 points in the third while holding the Yellowjackets (7-14) to just four points. Skyler Atkins pumped in 18 points while Kurrin Sai Jackson had 12 and Jay Pope knocked down 11 for Alto. Grapeland moved to 20-1 with the victory.

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