Scores from Recent Saltillo Games

From John Carlilse


Both Saltillo JH Boys teams remained unbeaten in District play with wins over Yantis this past Thursday night.

The A team boys jumped out to an 18-3 1st quarter lead and never looked back. Chris Boekhorst led the way with 23, Michael Clover had 14 and Keith Kirkland, Keondre Wilkerson and Ryan Prewitt had 2.

The B teams Boys  defeated Yantis 20-11. Will Gurley led the way with 7, Thomas Coleman and Michael Gray both had 4, Cole Henry had 3 and Jesus Hernandez added 2.

The A Team Boys will be back in action Thursday as they travel to Sulphur Bluff for a 6pm contest.



The Redwater Dragons defeated Mt. Vernon 57-46 Saturday night in the finals of the annual Saltillo Lions JV Boys basketball tournament. The Dragons had lost earlier in Pool Play to Mt. Vernon 50-38.

In the 3rd place game Prariland defeated the host Lions 42-33. Adam Valenzuela led the host Lions with 14, Pasqual Fiscal had 8, Nathan Valenzuela had 7 and Jace Dunlap had 4.
The host Lions had fell to Prairiland earlier in Pool Play 41-36. Adam Valenzuela and Dunlap led the way with 12 a piece, Nathan Valenzuela had 6 while Fiscal Jabe Humphries and Levi Hoover had 2 a piece.

Avery defeated Miller Grove 46-18 for 5th place and Campbell defeated Como Pickton 58-45 for 7th place.
Earlier in pool play Saltillo defeated Como Pickton 59-26. Ben Moore led the way with 14, Nathan Valenzuela had 12, Jace Dunlap 10, Levi Hoover chipped in 8, Adam Valenzuela and Hendrick Rios had 5 a piece, Pasqual Fiscal 3 and Jabe Humphies had 2.

In the Final pool play game on Friday the Lions dropped Campbell 46-22. Nathan Valenzuela led the way with 12, Levi Hoover had 10, Jace Dunlap and Pasqual Fiscaal had 8 a piece, Adam Valenzuela had 5 and Ben Moore 2.
In the Semi-Final game Saturday morning the Lions fell to Mount Vernon 42-35.
Adam Valenzuela led the way with 17, Jace Dunlap had 7, Levi Hoover had 5 and Ben Moore and Nathan Valenzuela had 4 a piece.