The #17 Pleasant Grove Hawks boys basketball team wrapped up their district season with a 74-40 blow out win over Pittsburg at the Pirates gym in Pittsburg, Tx., Friday night. With the victory, and the Paris win in double overtime over Gilmer; the Hawks finished district co-district champs with Paris.
Pleasant Grove (16-6, 9-1) was led by seniors Torey Phillips and T’vondrick Henry. Phillips scored 21 and Henry pitched in with nineteen.
Dwight McCowan, PG head coach said it feels great
“It feels great to be co-district champs,” Dwight McCowan, Pleasant Grove head boys basketball coach said. “It’s been a blessing to coach these young men this season.
Pleasant Grove won a coin flip with Paris and decided to be the #2 seed in the 4-A Bi-District championship round.
The Hawks will play Kilgore weather permitting Thruway night at 7 p.m. in Marshall. If the game is rescheduled, it would be played Saturday in Marshall.
The Pleasant Grove Hawks basketball games are on the radio. They are on 94.1 FM ESPN radio in Texarkana.