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Wildcats Basketball Team Opens the Regular Season With Two Point Win in Overtime

Last Year’s Wildcats’ Basketball Team had the knack of winning lots of close games down the stretch. They started the 2019-2020 season in the same way. The Wildcats, ranked #5 in Class 5A, battled Decatur, ranked #7 in Class 4A, into overtime before eking out a 73-71 win Saturday (November 16) in the Cowtown Showdown at North Crowley. The Wildcats got a huge game from senior Sadaidriene Day Day Hall, a IUPUI commit, who scored 31 points to lead the Wildcats and had 16 rebounds and 7 blocks. Senior Cameron Kahn, a Dallas Baptist commit, scored 18 points with 8 rebounds and 4 assists. Junior Boo Wilkerson added 16 points, which included 4 made three point shots in 6 attempts. Junior point guard Lamodrick Johnson had 5 points. Sophomore Justin Haire scored 4 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. Senior Grayson McClure had 1 point. This is the third year in a row that the Wildcats have opened the season with a win at the Cowtown Showdown. The 1-0 Wildcats have their home opener Tuesday night in the Main Gym at Sulphur Springs taking on Pleasant Grove.

Sulphur Springs Wildcats
Sulphur Springs Wildcats

Author: Matt Janson

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