The boys varsity Rattler basketball team were among the 32 teams that participated in the Hays Rebels Classic this past Thursday thru Saturday. The Rattlers had a solid showing competing against teams from all over the state including; the Rio Grande Valley, Houston, Dallas, and San Antonio.
On each of the first two days of the tournament, the Rattlers split their games, and on Saturday afternoon, the Rattlers won their final game. The Rattlers matched an improving offensive attack with tough defensive efforts throughout their tournament run. Below is a listing of the Rattler games and outcomes:
Thursday: San Marcos 61 – Brownsville Hanna 37 / San Marcos 37 – St. Thomas Catholic 57
Friday: San Marcos 51 – Veterans Memorial 44 / San Marcos 51 – Colleyville Heritage 64
Saturday: San Marcos 62 – Lehman 59
The Rattlers will use the momentum they have built to continue battling in district play. The Rattlers next district game will be on Friday, Jan. 4 at Steele High School. Game times are: 9th Purple – 5:00 / JV – 5:30 / 9th White – 6:15 / Varsity – 7:00