SW hoop teams go to Merkel
After a busy weekend of tournament play, all of the Nolan County area high school basketball teams are back in action for single games today.The Sweetwater girls and boys will both go to Merkel with the Lady Mustangs tipping off at 6:30 p.m. and the Mustangs at 8. The freshman and JV teams will also take on Merkel today.The Mustangs took fourth place at Coahoma’s tourna-ment over the weekend, while the Lady Mustangs reached the consolation finals at Ballinger’s three-day tournament.Roscoe, Blackwell and Highland are also sending their boys and girls teams on the road today. Roscoe will be traveling to Baird, while Blackwell is at TLC in San Angelo and Highland goes to Albany. The girls and boys tip off around 6:30 and 8 p.m., respectively.The Blackwell boys were second and the girls fourth at Blackwell’s tournament last weekend, with Roscoe’s teams both winning conso-lation, and the Highland girls took second place at the Bronte’s tournament.