Steers close Jacksboro Shootout with win
The Graham Steers saved their best for last this past weekend at the Jacksboro shootout. After losses Thursday and Friday, the Steers closed the tournament out with a 46-38 win over Haskell Saturday morning.
The win capped off the tournament where the Steers finished 1-4 with losses against Pampa, Godley and Archer City.
The Steers opened the tournament had double-digit losses on Friday and Saturday. Friday marked an 82-33 loss to Pampa. The Steers lost 65-36 to Godley early Friday afternoon. A seven-point third-quarter deficit ballooned into a 69-50 loss to Archer City Friday evening.
Those losses set the Steers up with a Saturday morning meeting with Haskell. The Indians had previously lost to Jacksboro, Seymour and Canadian.
Senior Ben Williams (injury) and sophomore Riley Lanham (undisclosed reason) were not available at tip-off Saturday morning.
For the rest of the story, see the Dec. 15 edition of The Graham Leader.