Mesquite upsets Rockwall 63-60

Mesquite upsets Rockwall 63-60
This is the image for the news article titled Mesquite upsets Rockwall 63-60Last night the varsity Skeeters 🏀 played in a playoff type game last night vs. the Rockwall Yellowjackets and came out victorious 63-60. It was a hard fought game and the Skeeters were shorthanded playing without our all district performer Aaron Sanders who is out due to the flu. No need to worry because Cody LeBlanc stepped up to the challenge and led the Skeeters with 28 points on 6-12 three pointers made and going a perfect 8-8 from the charity stripe to go along with 4 steals, followed by Grant Stewart with 13 points and, Xavier Benson rounding out the scoring with 10 points and 9 boards. The Skeeters played great team defense and got timely stops down the stretch. It was a true team effort.

JV Boys Basketball

The JV Skeeters lost another nail biter 56-50 to the Yellowjackets JV squad. The Skeeters were led by Breylon Hall with 16 points, Leon Johnson 11 points, 9 rebounds, 2 steals, and Maurice Stallworth 10 points, 6 assist, and 3 steals. The JV Skeeters played with intensity and energy the entire game.

Freshman Teams

The Skeeter A lost to Rockwall 45-32 for their first district loss. The Skeeters B team remained undefeated in district play with a 41-21 win.

All Skeeter BB teams will be back in action vs. Longview Lobos on Friday night @ Longview HS with the Freshman A team @ 5:00 followed by the B team in the small gym, and JV @ 5:30 followed by the varsity in the main gym.

11-6A Standings

1-Rockwall-Heath (4-0)
2-Mesquite (3-1)
3-Longview (2-2)
3-Mesquite Horn (2-2)
3-Rockwall (2-2)
3-North Mesquite (1-2)
7-John Tyler (1-3)
8-Tyler Lee (0-4)