7th Mules vs. Friona (2-6-2017)
The seventh-grade Mules fell behind the Friona Braves Monday in their final home game. But the Mules made a run at Friona in the final period but could not catch the Braves. The Mules lost 27-20.
Zack Hasley sank a trey for the Mules only points in the opening quarter. The Mules trailed 10-3 after one frame.
Daniel Avila scored to open the second period, and Abraham Mendoza chipped in a free throw just before the end of the first half. The Mules trailed 14-6 at the intermission.
Jeremiah Barron led a fast break to open the second half. Victor Morales dropped in a short jumper, and Mendoza sank a bucket as the third quarter ended. The Mules trailed 23-12 with one quarter left in the game.
Hasley finished a fast break to open the final period. Barron made back-to-back hoops, and Evan Lopez grabbed an offensive rebound and put it back on the glass for the Mules final points.
Barron led the Mules with six points. Hasley put in five points, and Mendoza added three points. Avila and Morales chipped in two points each.
The Mules traveled to Shallowater for their final game of the season Monday afternoon.