• Groesbeck Lady Goat Alexis Burns (3) makes a move along the base-line to slip by a Diboll defender during their pool play game in the Fairfield Invitational Basketball Tournament last weekend. Photo by Stephen R. Farris/Sports Editor
  • Kayla Menzel (2) passes the ball off to one of her Lady Goat teammates during Groesbeck’s opening pool play game with Mexia last weekend at the Fairfield Invitational Basketball Tournament. Photo by Stephen R. Farris/Sports Editor
  • Groesbeck’s Kiera Anglin (25) moves past a Diboll defender for the layup during pool play at the Fairfield Invitational Basketball Tournament held last weekend. Photo by Stephen R. Farris/Sports Editor
  • Groesbeck Lady Goat Natleigh Burns (15) dribbles out of trouble as a Diboll defender closes in, during the two teams pool play game at last weekend’s Fairfield Invitational Basketball Tournament. Photo by Stephen R. Farris/Sports Editor

Goats do battle at Hillsboro Classic

Journal Staff Report

The Groesbeck Goats basketball team traveled to Hillsboro to play in the Hillsboro Classic Tournament over the weekend, winning two of five games to put their season record at 5-6 overall.

The Goats fell to Centennial High School out of Burleson, Joshua, then Oak Cliff Faith Family Academy before picking up a 49-32 win over Marlin.

Nick Mosley led the Goats with 15 points in the win, followed by Jake Pringle’s 10, Tyrique Carter scored seven, Ameer Lee dished in six, Randy Canady dropped in four points, Ty Hale hit three, Chris Ramirez added two points and Brandyn Canady scored a free throw.

Mosley finished with 10 rebounds and a steal on defense, Randy Canady grabbed six boards and a steal, while Brandyn Canady recorded four assists, three rebounds and a steal. Carter made three assists and Lee led the team in steals with four.


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