SALADO — Behind Annie Ewton’s first-half goal, the Salado Lady Eagles delivered a dominant 2-0 win over Robinson on the opening day of the Salado Eagle Classic on Thursday evening.
J’wan Roberts scored 17 points, Javon Levi scored 11 of his 15 points in the second half and the Shoemaker boys basketball team handed No. 10 Waco Midway its first loss in District 8-6A, 70-56 on Tuesday.
The Ellison and Class 4A No. 5 Salado girls squared off in their soccer season openers Monday night at Ellison, and Salado got its season off to a nice start with a 3-1 road victory.
SALADO — After defeating Wimberley in the morning game, the Salado boys soccer team fell to Austin KIPP in the championship game Saturday afternoon at the sixth annual Salado Eagle Classic.
SALADO — With a lack of pure shooters on his team, Salado coach Kenny Mann knows that for his Eagles to be successful, they have to rely on their defense and not turn the ball over on offense.
Jaida Burkes made all three of Killeen’s 3-point baskets and finished with a game-high 11 points as the Lady Roos routed San Angelo Central 44-27 on Friday for their 13th consecutive win.
SALADO – Both the Gatesville and host Salado boys soccer teams picked up wins in the opening day of the sixth annual Salado Eagle Classic on Thursday.
Shianne Johnson had 13 points, six rebounds and three steals and the Killeen girls basketball team edged 16th-ranked Waco Midway 38-37 on the road Tuesday night.
In the consolation championship of the Troy Tournament, Florence held off a fourth-quarter rally by Rogers for a 48-45 victory Wednesday.
Sarah Kate Kelarek had no doubt.
Kerrigan Hearne scored 13 points, and Kaia Philen added 12 as the Salado girls basketball team cruised to a 50-29 nondistrict win at Thrall on Monday.
Jacen Moore had nine points, 10 rebounds and three blocks to lead the Killeen girls basketball team to a 44-31 win over Belton on Friday in a battle of district unbeatens.
LAMPASAS — You could see it on the floor. Neither team wanted to come away from Tuesday night’s 19-4A game with a loss. In the end, Salado outscored Lampasas 9-1 in the second overtime to come away with a 57-49 victory on the road.
Kerrigan Hearne is a tough basketball player.
Ellison’s Casey Armour scored 22 points, and Travian Wright shut down 14th-ranked Cibolo Steele star forward Gerald Liddell in a 63-57 victory on Friday at the Pflugerville tournament.