HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Sandusky hits GW shot over Alvord

Skyler Sandusky sank the game-winning 3-pointer at time expired in the fourth quarter, giving Forestburg a non-district win versus Alvord.
The Longhorns were down 46-35 after three quarters, and rallied to win by outscoring Alvord 25-14 in the fourth.

Midway 60, Saint Jo 58 

The Saint Jo High School boys’ basketball suffered a bitter defeat on Jan. 10 in District 1A-21, falling to Midway by two points.
The Falcons outscored the Panthers 23-11 in the fourth quarter to prevail.
Blake Anderson was Saint Jo’s leading scorer with 20 points, including two 3-pointers and 4-of-5 from the free-throw line.

Slidell 80, Prairie Valley 49

Layton Shelton, the grandson of legendary Bowie High School coach Gayno Shelton, dropped in 30 points as Slidell knocked off Prairie Valley on Jan. 10 in 1A-21 action.


District 3A-8

Nocona 56, City View 37

The Nocona High School girls’ basketball team defeated City View in a Tuesday night game 56-37.
The game remained tight through the first two quarters, but the Lady Indians came away big in the third quarter, outscoring the home team 18-3.
Emma Meekins was the top scorer for Nocona with 16 points, including one 3-pointer. Ashley Womack contributed 11 points to the scoreboard.

Skyler Sandusky, shown here from a 2015 game, hit the game-winning shot as Forestburg topped Alvord. (News photo by Eric Viccaro)