Sweetwaterâ€™s freshman boys basketball team defea-ted Merkel 49-31 before losing to Wall 35-32 in their final game of a local tourn-ament held Saturday at the high school gym.
Duanta Williams had 19, Rhett Torres 11, J.P. Poe nine â€” all coming on three-pointers â€” Martes Harris six and Bray Amos and Nick Haley two points each in Sweetwaterâ€™s victory over Merkel. Sweetwater (5-3) led 13-6, 27-11 and 34-24 at the breaks.
Poe scored a team-high 10 points, including a pair of treys, and Williams had eight against Wall in a game Sweetwater led 11-7, 18-13 and 30-26 at the end of quarter breaks. Amos and Torres had five points and Harris scored four points for Sweetwater.