Area Basketball News

-The Borger Varsity girls fell behind by 15 at the half to Canadian Tuesday, and could not climb back in it. N. Embers led the Borger scorers with 10 and Prater had 7.The Borger Varsity boys (0-3) played in Claude and lost 53-40. Newton led the Bulldogs with 14 points, and Embers had 9.The Fritch Varsity girls also played Claude and lost 40-35. Setliff had 17 points and White 6 for the Lady Eagles.-Starting on Thursday, Borger will be hosting a 9th grade/JV girls tournament. The Varsity boys will be competing in the River Road tournament. On Tuesday, all teams will be playing at home against Panhandle starting at 4:30.The West Texas High and Fritch Varsity teams will be competing in the Miami tournament this weekend. The West Texas JV teams will be competing in the Gruver tournament.On Monday, the 7th and 8th grade Borger teams will play Pampa. Girls are away and boys are at home starting at 5:00pm.