By Danny Hirt
Although it suffered its first district loss of the year — a 38-29 defeat at Junction on Friday — the Harper High School boys’ varsity basketball team ended the season with a 9-1 league mark (24-6 overall), a share of the district title, and a place in the upcoming UIL Regional IV playoffs.
“This is our fourth district championship in a row and six in the last seven years,” said Longhorn head coach Vance Millican.
In other recent hoops action, Harper topped San Saba on the road, Feb. 9, by a 48-41 margin, then defeated Mason, 67-32, on Monday.
Harper’s playoff plans were not known by this week’s press deadline.