Pleasant Grove, Atlanta boys win area titles to extend basketball seasons

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Pleasant Grove and Atlanta’s boys basketball seasons have been extended at least one more game.

The Hawks edged Mabank Friday night at Lobo Coliseum in Longview, 55-51. Pleasant Grove (17-15) advances to the Region II-4A quarterfinals to play Crandall or Kilgore.

Atlanta defeated Jefferson in a defensive showdown, 49-44. The Rabbs will play Commerce in the Region II-3A quarterfinals next week. Commerce beat Troup, 53-48.

Daimion Collins and Charlie Powell led Atlanta’s attack with 18 and 16 points, respectively. The Rabbs trailed 27-25 at halftime, but took a 35-33 lead into the final eight minutes.

Tatum eliminates Hooks, 79-51

In another 3A area contest Tatum cruised past Hooks, 79-51.

Texas High’s boys saw their season come to an end in Tyler, where the Tigers (28-9) bowed out against Red Oak, 79-50. Kyle Wright led the Tigers with 18 points, including three treys. C.J. Kelley added 14 points.

Pleasant Grove’s girls were eliminated at the Region II-4A tournament in Commerce by Dallas Lincoln, 71-39.

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