Aztecs control ESL standings
The Farmersville (10-7) Aztec Boys Basketball team defeated the McFarland Cougars (5-9) 49-37 on Friday, January, 18 in Farmersville.
The East Sierra lead matchup had the Aztecs taking a big lead before the Cougars battled back to tie the game. The Aztecs then came alive and went on a 12-0 run with minutes left in the game.
Farmersville head coach Fabian Acevedo said, “The boys played really good for three quarters, but let down in the fourth. We need to learn how to hold onto the lead. There are a few things we need to work on, but besides that we are doing well in league.”
Jose Del Real led the team in scoring with 24 points. Del Real also had four rebounds, four steals and one assist.
Cody Hall had 11 points, five rebounds, six steals, four assist and two blocked shots.
Sam Metcalf dominated the boards with 11 rebounds.
The Aztecs are now 2-0 in league play and will face Kings Christian at home on Friday Jan. 25 at 7:30pm.