Strawn Greyhounds, District Champs

Photo by Kaitlyn Striz, Strawn Yearbook Staff

Friday, November 10, 2017

The Strawn Greyhounds ended the regular season Thursday night with a game-ending victory at halftime due to the 45 point mercy rule. Strawn scored 66 points to Moran’s 6 wrapping up their 10-0 perfect season with a district championship. Moran’s 6 points were the only points scored against Strawn during district play.

Five Strawn opponents during the season were left scoreless while the other five opposing teams scored a combined 74 points. Strawn scored a combined 645 points during the season, shutting down eight opponents by halftime. Only Abbott made it into the beginning of the 4th quarter facing Strawn during Hico Six-Man Super Saturday.

Playoffs begin for Strawn on Thursday, November 16 at 7:00 p.m. in May as they face Brookesmith in a bi-district battle. Brookesmith will be the home team and Strawn will be visitors.