Salado Eagles Basketball
Salado Eagles blew out the Smithville Tigers 66-41 in the bi-district round of the UIL 4A boys basketball playoffs Feb. 20.
They face the Connally Cadets, a team they beat 55-45 Dec. 19, at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 24 at Lorena High School in the Area round (after presstime for this edition).
Salado Eagles varsity basketball team is clearly in the driver’s seat of District 19-4A, having beaten every opponent in the loop. Most of the games haven’t even been close with the Eagles winning four of the five district games by double figures.
The Eagles are 16-4 on the year and 5-0 in district play (as of presstime).
Salado Eagles 59
Lake Belton 42
Salado Eagles defeated Lake Belton in a home game Jan. 8
Salado Eagles 53
Salado Eagles lost a home game to Lampasas Jan. 5.
Salado Eagles 54
Bryan Rudder 36
Salado Eagles won a home game against Bryan Rudder Dec. 31.
Salado Eagles 37
John Paul II 67
Salado Eagles were beaten at home by John Paul II Dec. 28.
Salado Eagles 55
Waco Connally 45
Salado Eagles went on the road to defeat the Waco Connally Cadets Dec. 19.
Salado Eagles 64
Austin NE 69
Salado Eagles were beaten at home by Austin NE Dec. 18.