The Idabel Warriors defeated the Pleasant Grove Hawks 52-43 in a boys varsity basketball at Warriors Gym in Idabel Friday.
PG led by 5 at the end of the fist quarter, went into the locker room tied at half and trailed by just 2 at the end of the third quarter. However Idabel outscored the Hawks 15-8 in the fourth quarter earning them a win.
Idabel was led by Shane Thredgill who scored 14 points while teammate, freshman Chris Bloodsoe scored twelve.
Drew Glover, Jaylen Boardley and Torion Phillips led the Hawks
The leading scorer for the Hawks was senior Drew Glover; he scored 11 points. Jaylen Boardley scored 8, and Torion Phillips and Justin Casteel each scored seven.
“I thought two great teams went after it this evening,” Pleasant Grove boys basketball coach Craig Collvins said.” I thought we battled with them despite coming up short. We will move on and get ready for North Lamar next Friday.”
The Hawks have a bye Tuesday and will host North Lamar at Hawks gym Friday night January 13th. The game will be broadcast live on 94.1 FM ESPN-Texarkana.
In the boys JV game, PG won 54-37.