Hondo senior Landyn Rodriguez drives the paint Tuesday night..

Blanco hands Owls a nine-point loss


     Blanco -- Hondo girls’ basketball fell behind after one quarter, and the nine-point difference proved to be the final margin  in a 54-45 loss to Blanco on Saturday afternoon, Nov. 19.

     The loss dropped the Owls to 6-2 on the year, as they prepared to host Bandera in a Tuesday, Nov. 22, midday contest, played after the Anvil Herald deadline for the Thanksgiving week issue.

     Next Tuesday, Nov. 29, the Hondo girls’ teams will go to Fox Tech in San Antonio. The freshmen and JV teams are scheduled to play at 5 p.m., followed by the varsities at 6:15.

     The 42nd Annual Hondo Tournament is next weekend, Thursday through Saturday, Dec. 1-3.