Harper boys defeat Leakey 60-45

By Danny Hirt

Following a fourth place finish in their own tournament last week, the Harper Longhorn boys’ varsity basketball team won Tuesday night at home against Leakey, 60-45.

The ’Horns will next participate in this weekend’s tournament at Sonora, then stay on the road Monday to take on Blanco. The game is scheduled to tip off at 6:30 p.m., following a junior varsity contest.


Harper 60, Leakey 45

The Longhorns broke open a close game in the fourth quarter, outscoring Leakey 17-6 during that eight-minute span, to come away with a 60-45 victory.

Guy Stevenson knocked down 19 points to head up the Harper effort. He also led the team in rebounds with eight, assists with six and steals with three.

Other double-digit scoring came from Jayden Baumann and Carson McKnight who chipped in 10 apiece.

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