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Wylie boys win first game; girls fall short

by | Nov 22, 2021 | Latest, Sports

The Wylie Pirates boys basketball team found itself in the win column.

After two opening-season losses, Wylie found a way to beat Rockwall-Heath in a close 50-42 win Friday.

Wylie outscored Heath by eight in the second half to seal the victory, with the game tied after the first and second quarters. Jordan Hudgins led the way inside for the Pirates with a game-high 26 points.

Wylie will travel to The Colony on Tuesday night before the Thanksgiving break.

While the boys ended up victorious, the girls fell short against North Forney Friday, losing 32-19.

The Pirates were outscored 13-4 in the first quarter, unable to get consistent offense.

The Wylie girls team will face Wylie East at home on Tuesday night.

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By Kyle Grondin • [email protected]

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