The varsity basketball team overcame a sluggish start to the game to defeat the North Mesquite Stallions 58-52 in a hard fought battle. The Skeeters were led in scoring by Bryson Robinson with a career high 37 points followed by 8 points from Daniel Thomas Ray. The coaches are very proud of the team for overcoming adversity and grinding out another win.
The JV basketball team got another W beating the Stallions JV 61-49 for their 4TH win in the last 5 games. The JV was led by Wildarian Morrow with 16 points, 4 rebounds, 4 assist, Felix Benson 12 points, 9 rebounds, 4 blocks, Xavier Benson 12 points, 12 rebounds, and a big night from Jonathan Lott with 14 points, and 5 rebounds off the bench.
The freshman teams gave the Stallions freshman work all night in with convincing wins that were not close from start to finish. The freshman A team won 62-45 and was led by 13 points from Grant Stewart, 9 points from Tyshion Davis, and 8 points by Jordan Johnson. The B team smashed North 68-38.
The Skeeters will be in action Friday night with all 4 teams playing the Horn Jags @ Skeeter Indoor Stadium. The JV starts at6:00 p.m. followed by the Varsity. The freshman A team tips @5:30 p.m.in the small gym followed by the B team. Please come out and support your MHS hoops.