Spring Hill came out hot against a tough Texas High team. Curtis Crowe helped the Panthers get out to a good start with 6 points in the first quarter. Nick Stewart hit a big 3 early in the game and was clutch at the free throw line. Spring Hill led most of the first quarter, but let Texas back in it with some costly turnovers.
The Panthers led at halftime by three points with some big shots from Tyrese Jones and Kayden Miller. The 3rd quarter was a tough one for Spring Hill, only scoring 11 points and committing at least 7 fouls. Texas doubled Spring Hill’s points in the 3rd and the Panthers found themselves down by 8 entering the fourth.
Spring Hill slowly cut the lead but could not finish on top. They finished with the runner up trophy in a game they felt, they should have won.
There were 72 free throws, 55 fouls, and 2 players from each team who fouled out. Spring Hill will take on Van at home on Tuesday at 5:00 PM.