The Pleasant Grove Hawks boys varsity basketball team finished the first half of district with a victory over the Pittsburg Pirates 87-30 at Hawks Gym.
The Hawks were ahead 26-2 at the end of the first quarter and never looked back.
PG was led by Trey Stuart
PG’s boys were led by Trey Stuart. Stuart scored 17 points, including 3 treys. T’vondrick chipped in with 14 points, Torey Phillips poured in 10, and Akari Johnson and Torion Phillips each scored eight.
Hawks head coach Dwight McCowan said hopes to carry on with the winning spirit.
“I thought we played well coming off a big win on Friday Night,” Coach McCowan said.”Now we need to carry this over to Friday vs. LE.”
The Hawks improved to 5-0 in district. They sit atop the standings all alone with a district record of 5-0. The Hawks will begin the second half of district Friday at home against Liberty-Eylau. LE’s boys improved to 2-3 in District Tuesday with a 58-35 win against North Lamar at home.
The Hawks boys game vs Liberty-Eylau Friday night will be broadcasted live on 94.1 FM ESPN-Texarkana and on line at espntexarkana.com.
PG Lady Hawks were defeated at Pittsburg
The Pleasant Grove Lady Hawks lost on the road at Pittsburg. The final there was Pittsburg 36, PG 25. Autumn Crouch led the Lady Hawks with 13 points.
The Lady Hawks game Friday is at LE. PG at LE girls will be live on Fox Sports Texarkana 97.1 FM and 1400 AM.