A slow start wouldn’t deter the Benton Panthers Tuesday at Benton Arena as they would rout the Watson Chapel Wildcats 57-32 in 6A/5A blended conference action.
Watson Chapel would lead 5-0 early on and held a 13-8 lead after one.
The Harmony Grove men’s basketball team traveled to the Glen Rose Beavers Tuesday night at Glen Rose Sports Arena. The Beavers beat the Cardinals 38-22. The Cardinals drop to 3-18 on the season while the Beavers improve to 17-6.
The Benton Panthers took on the McLellan Lions in a heated battle that lasted the entire game. Both teams challenged each other until the bitter end, but the Panthers’ raw energy helped them edge out a narrow 62-56 victory in 6A/5A blended action.