When it Rains it pours.
The Rains Lady Cats were popping the net with points from the free throw line as they took a 50-37 win over Sulphur Springs here Tuesday night in non-district girls basketball action.
The non-district boys basketball game was decided when Paris bolted to a 21-6 lead in the opening period. Sulphur Springs at one point gave up nine unanswered points as Paris never trailed in the contest.
Registration is still ongoing for the Hopkins County Youth Basketball Association for boys and girls in grades three through six.
Sign-up forms are available at Creations by Joyce, 101 Bill Bradford Road. Cost is $50 per child. Deadline to sign-up is Wednesday, Dec. 1.
Boys and girls participate in separate leagues, and all games are played on Saturdays beginning Jan. 8, 2011.
Practices are generally one night per week, running one hour in length. Practices will begin Dec. 6.
For more information, contact Bryan Burney 903-885-9647.
LINDALE – The Sulphur Springs Lady Cats got their first taste of how a good team runs a full-court press on Monday, and it was a taste they didn’t care for.
The Lindale Lady Eagles used their trapping full-court press and swarming half-court defense to force 35 SSHS turnovers in a 59-34 victory.