Hornets & Lady Hornets win Friday night

Looking at last Friday night’s basketball games, the Huntsville Lady Hornets Varsity won their regular season finale to remain undefeated in district beating Jacksonville 57-25. The Lady Hornets had already secured the District Championship after they defeated Whitehouse early last week, and they’re advancing to the first round of the Class 5A playoff’s against Texas High. This game will be played on Friday, February 12th at Timpson.

The Huntsville Hornet Varsity are playing strong ball as they got another win on the hardwood Friday night as they beat Jacksonville 87-67 to go 7-0 in district. Next up for the Hornets is a road game Tuesday night as they travel to Tyler.

In other hoops from Friday night, for the third straight season the Alpha Omega Lions captured the TAPPS 7-3A title after beating Beaumont Legacy 93-58. Next up for the Lions is a road game Friday night as they travel to Dallas to take on Providence Christian School.

There was a Bearkat double-header on the hardwood Saturday, with the Bearkat women getting the win over Nicholls 72-58. The Sam women next play this coming Wednesday night as they travel to Hammon, Louisiana to take on the Lions.

For the Bearkat Men, they came back from behind as they won out against Nicholls 78-71. The Bearkats are now at 8-1 in the Southland as they’ll next host Southeastern, Louisana Wednesday night.

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers defeated the Kansas Chiefs, 31-9 in Super Bowl 55, capturing their second Super Bowl in franchise history and giving Quarterback Tom Brady his 7th Super Bowl Ring.