Caleb Brown and Dylan Ray poured in 20 and 17 points respectively for Springtown on Friday, as Pojo built up a 14-point lead by halftime in its District 6-3A opener.
The Bullfrogs chipped away at the lead and had a strong, 24-point final period, but the Porcupines held on for a 60-54 victory. Springtown will take its 1-0 district mark to Mineral Wells on Tuesday, meeting the 1-0 Rams. Tipoff is slated for 8 p.m.
Springtown girls edge Lady Bullfrogs, improve to 2-1
The Lady Porcupines’ 7-point margin at the end of the opening period proved to be all they would need when Springtown hosted Lake Worth in a District 6-3A match on Friday. The Lady Bullfrogs reduced the deficit by four in the second period, then the teams matched point-for-point in the second half as Pojo held on for a 44-41 win.
After a nasty start in district play against a very strong Kennedale team, the Lady Porcupines have bounced back with two wins.
Kaitlynn Mainord led all scorers in the game with 20 points Friday, while Brooklynn Dauenhauer added a dozen.