Although Harper played close to Thorndale in the first half of last Tuesday's Region IV 2-A quarterfinal basketball game, the Bulldogs pulled away in the third period to grab a 52-33 victory.
The playoff contest was played in the Marble Falls High School gymnasium.
The Longhorns' season record ended up at 24 wins and nine losses. HHS also grabbed a District 27-2A regular season championship.
Thorndale 52, Harper 33
(Tuesday, Feb. 28)
Neither school could get control of the game in the early going as Thorndale and Harper both squandered possession and scoring opportunities.
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