The Wildcats Basketball Team‘s bi-district game with Lufkin has been firmed up. The Wildcats and the Panthers will play Monday, February 24, at 7 p.m. in the Wagstaff Arena at Tyler Junior College.
The Wildcats are the runner up in district 15-5A and Lufkin is the third place team in district 16-5A. The teams meet last season in a regional quarterfinal game at TJC and the Wildcats won, 56-44.
The Wildcats, ranked #10 in Class 5A, wrapped up district play Tuesday night with a 58-45 win over Lindale in at the main gym at Sulphur Springs High School on Senior Night. The Wildcats finished second in district as Mount Pleasant took the district championship with a 55-51 win at Greenville Tuesday night. Lindale and Texas High will also be playoff bound.
The Wildcats end district play with an 8-2 record. Their season record is now 26-8.