Longtime rivals Lamar Consolidated and Terry played in front of a sold-out crowd Tuesday night.
Lamar Consolidated came out strong, scoring immediately after tip-off. By the end of the first quarter, Lamar Consolidated was up 17-14. The Mustangs went into halftime with a one point lead over the Rangers, 32-31. Both teams traded baskets and the score remained close until Terry began to pull away in the third quarter 52-42. Terry got the victory, stunning Lamar Consolidated in their home gym. The final score of the game was 68-58 Rangers. Top scorers for the Terry Rangers included Cody Ray (17 pts), Gerry Ray (16 pts), and Connell Olivacce Jr. (15 pts).
Across town, the Lady Mustangs took on the Lady Rangers at Terry High School. Lady Mustangs dominated and won the game 70-37. Lady Mustang SG Jr. Hannah Humphrey had an impressive night and surpassed 1,000 career points.
Lamar Consolidated and Terry will play one last time this season next month in part 2 of Battle of the Berg. Terry will host on February 14th.
Swipe through the slideshow below for photos of the night!
Lamar Consolidated was unstoppable against Columbia Monday night.
In a non-conference soccer match at Traylor Stadium, Lamar Consolidated Boy's Soccer rang in the new year by scoring goal after goal to beat Columbia.
Mustangs started the first half strong with two immediate goals and continued to build their lead throughout the game. Columbia was left scoreless and fell to Lamar Consolidated 8-0. #6 Edwin Fuentes was top scorer, with a hat trick, being responsible for 3 of the Mustangs' 8 goals.
Lamar Consolidated (Rosenberg, TX) will travel to Foster (Richmond, TX) January 14th in a conference match as Columbia (West Columbia, TX) takes on Needville at home.
See pictures from the match-up below!