On Saturday, your Lytle Pirates faced off against Hondo in the semifinals of the Poteet Invitational Tournament. In an early preview of a district matchup, the Pirates found themselves down only three at halftime. The team competed well but fell to the Owls 46-30.

The team went 3-2 during the tournament with quality wins against Cole, John Paul II, and Navarro and finished 4th out of 10 teams. Combined with the win against Natalia, the Pirates have won four of their last six. Tomorrow’s game against Falls City has been canceled due to Falls City making the state football finals. Pirate basketball currently stands with a 6-11 record and will next compete on the road against Poteet this Friday, December 20th.