The Hackett Sr High Hornets suffered losses in both of their games last night against the Lavaca Golden Arrows. The Lady Hornets ended their game 52-26 and the Hornets fell in a close 47-41 defeat.
The Hornets swarmed the court with quickness and intensity while trying to keep the Arrows at bay. The Hornets matched Lavaca shot for shot throughout most of the matchup. Although Hackett played a nearly flawless game, the Golden Arrows on-target sharpshooting was too much for the Hornets to handle as they lost by 6 points. This game puts the Hornets at 7-13 for the season and 4-5 in conference play.
After their recent blowout over Hector, the Lady Hornets stepped out on to the court with confidence ready to break the Arrows. The Lady Hornets pulled out all of the stops and did what they could to keep control of the ball all game. The Lady Hornets played a scrappy game with Lavaca but the Golden Arrows speedy high octane offense took the air from Hackett’s wings. This loss moved the Lady Hornets to 3-6 in conference play which has them sitting currently in 4th place out of 7 teams in their 2A conference standings.
The Jr Hornets will take on Danville on Monday, January 28 at 4 pm. This will also be Homecoming for Hackett. Sr High will face Magazine at 5 pm on February 1st.