Isaiah Hays, Grady Galyean and Hunter Lee all nailed clutch three-pointers on Friday and helped the Eastland Mavericks deliver a message to the rest of the District 8-3A field. They are a postseason contender.
Ana Cunningham and Kinsey Seabourn knocked down clutch shots in the third quarter on Friday and helped power the Eastland Lady Mavericks to a thrilling 43-42 come-frombehind win over the Bangs Lady Dragons in district play.
The Eastland Mavericks quest to break into the win column in District 8-3A action will have to wait for another day.
The Eastland Mavericks’ football program added some extra prestige to their ranks last week when it had several players named to the Texas High School Coaches Associations’ 2021-22 Academic All-State team. In all, Eastland had four players selected to the squad.
The Eastland Mavericks might not have won as many games as they would have liked at the Eula High School basketball tournament to close out the 2021 year, but thet certainly proved they could play with the area’s best.