Photo by Mark Goodson
Vance Jones sticks to Luke Kiser in the Hornets battle with the Bulldogs Tuesday. Jones scored a team-high 17 points for Gatesville. Kiser was a solid ball handler and scored 15 points for the Burnet squad. Burnet improved to 14-8 while the Hornets fell to 12-9. The Hornets faced China Spring Friday and will take on the Connally Cadets on Tuesday.
Connally early season hurdle
The Gatesville Hornets couldn’t keep up with the Burnet Bulldogs Tuesday night in the team’s final tuneup for District 18-4A. They lost a close one, 54-50.
Burnet, ranked No. 25 in the state in Class 4A, had some crisp passing and red-hot shooting to start the game.
Burnet jumped to a 9-2 lead to start the game with three straight 3-pointers by Ross Gesenschlag, Jud Rouy and Luke Kiser.
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