Rocksprings edges Cowboys
Utopia -- The season came to an end Friday, Feb. 20, for
the D’Hanis Cowboys’ basketball team in about as close of a
game as possible.
The Cowboys lost their third-place play-in game with
Rocksprings, 59-57. The teams had tied for third in the District
31-A regular season standings, and there are three spots per
district in the postseason.
Scoring between the teams was dead even in three of the four
periods. Only in the second, where Rocksprings outscored the
Cowboys 13-11, giving the Angoras a 27-25 halftime lead, was there
Tuesday, Feb. 24, in the bi-district playoffs, Rocksprings
defeated Nordheim in overtime, 72-68, and will face Burkeville in
the area playoffs, this Friday, Feb. 27, in Cameron.