Billies' boys split opening games of basketball season

Fredericksburg High School boys’ varsity basketball started its first week of action with a win and a loss.

The Billies beat Ingram, 76-49, on Saturday, Nov. 18, in Ingram and lost to Wimberley, 62-52, in their season opener on Tuesday, Nov. 14, in Wimberley to begin the 2017-2018 slate at 1-1.

FHS had its home opener against the Comfort Bobcats on Monday, Nov. 20, but results were not available as of press time. The Billies play San Antonio Cole tonight, Nov. 21, at home.

The Billies are off until next Tuesday, Nov. 28, when the Uvalde Coyotes come to town.

Tipoff is 7 p.m. at the FHS Gym.

 

FHS 76, Ingram 49

The Billies bounced back from their season-opening loss by beating the Ingram Warriors, 76-49.

FHS outscored Ingram, 31-9, in the second quarter to pull away for the win.

“Better shooting and less turnovers were the keys to this game,” coach Tim Kaman said. “We took a little better care of the ball today, which meant we got better looks at the goal.”

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