Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas


January 22, 2013

CHS Hoops: Tigers win 2nd straight in district, beat Lindale

Lady Tigers fall on road 60-54

BETHEL — Mike Lewis scored 12 points as the Tigers pulled away in the fourth quarter for a 49-40 victory over Lindale on Tuesday.

Corsicana (20-6, 2-2) clinched its first 20-win season since 1984-85. The Tigers are in a third-place tie in district with John Tyler.

Danair Martin scored seven points and Tedrick WIlson, Ernest McGhee and Ralph Watts all had six points.

Lindale girls 60, Corsicana 54: The Lady Tigers fell to 1-5 in district with a hard-fought 60-54 loss to 16-4A leader and No. 14 Lindale on Tuesday night.

Corsicana trailed by 14 points in the fourth quarter but pulled within two points with 2:30 left in the game.

District 16-4A Boys Stadings

                    District    Overall

Jacksonville     4-0    27-0

Whitehouse     3-1    19-6

John Tyler        2-2    8-14

Corsicana         2-2    20-6

Nacogdoches   1-3    12-10

Lindale              0-4    9-14

Note: The top 4 teams make the playoffs

Tuesday’s Results

Corsicana 49, Lindale 40

Jacksonville 50, John Tyler 49

Whitehouse 59, Nacogdoches 53

Friday’s Games

Nacogdoches at Corsicana, 8 p.m.

Lindale at John Tyler, 8 p.m.

Whitehouse at Jacksonville, 8 p.m.

District 16-4A Standings

                     District    Overall

Lindale               6-0    22-4

Nacogdoches    4-2    19-10

John Tyler         3-3    18-11

Jacksonville      2-4    15-14

Whitehouse      2-4    12-10

Corsicana        1-5    15-14

Note: The top 4 teams make the playoffs

Monday’s Result

John Tyler 50, Jacksonville 45

Tuesday’s Results

Lindale 60, Corsicana 54

Nacogdoches 54, Whitehouse 34

Friday’s Games

Nacogdoches at Corsicana 6:30 p.m.

Lindale at John Tyler, 6:30 p.m.

Whitehouse at Jacksonville, 6:30 p.m.

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