Salado Eagles beat the No. 10 Liberty Hill Panthers 70-62 in the district opener Jan. 17.[Read more…] about Eagles beat Liberty Hill
Liberty Hill 51
Lady Eagles 62
Salado Lady Eagles got ahead of the state-ranked Liberty Hill Lady Panthers and never relented, winning 62-51 on their home court on Jan. 17 to improve to 3-0 in district.[Read more…] about Lady Eagles beat Liberty Hill
Back on their homecourt, Salado blew past Madisonville 91-61 on Jan. 3.
The Eagles jumped on the Mustangs in the first quarter and rode them to a 25-11 lead. Salado led 42-26 at the half and added another 49 points in the second half. Salado was 10-of-15 at the free throw line.
Salado scored 39 points from beyond the arc and 42 from inside of it to add to the 10 from the free throw line.
Josh Going had a hot hand with 21 points, including four three-pointers and going a perfect five-for-five at the charity line. Austin Abel also had 21 points including three shots from beyond the arc.
Also scoring were Eli Pittman, 19 points, Shane Roche, 11 points, Cade Scallin, 8 points, Peyton Miller and Reece Brown, 4 points each and Noah Mescher, 3 points.
Salado Lady Eagles lost to LaGrange on the road 52-39 on Jan. 3.[Read more…] about Lady Eagles 39, LaGrange 52
Salado Lady Eagles took second place in the Thorndale basketball tournament Dec. 27-28, beating Academy, Groesbeck and Thorndale and falling to Rogers in the final game.[Read more…] about Lady Eagles take second in Thorndale Tournament
The Eagles beat Wall 55-44 in their pre-game matchup at the AT&T Center in San Antonio on Dec. 31. The high school basketball game was followed by the San Antonio Spurs 117-113 overtime win over the Golden State Warriors.[Read more…] about Salado 55, Wall 44
Salado Eagles won one game and lost three in the Fredericksburg basketball tournament over Christmas break.[Read more…] about Eagles win 1, lose 3 in Fredericksburg
Salado Lady Eagles lost to China Spring 48-45 on Dec. 17 to kick off the holiday break. The game was non-district. The girls will play Dec. 27-28 before taking on LaGrange on Jan. 3.[Read more…] about Lady Eagles 45, China Spring 48
The Connally Cadets came to town on Dec. 16 and walked away with a decisive 62-38 win over the Salado Eagles.[Read more…] about Eagles 38, Connally 62
Salado Eagles cut through the competition at the Jarrell Cougars Invitational tournament until they ran into the homeschoolers from Round Rock in the final round, having to settle for second place overall.[Read more…] about Eagles take second in Jarrell tourney