Indians win Tenaha tourney
The Lipan Indians won the Tenaha Holiday Hoops Tournament with a thrilling 62-55 win over Shelbyville, the No. 1 team in Class 2A, in the championship game Saturday.
En route to the title clash with Shelbyville, the Indians had knocked off White Oak 63-33, Neches 61-35 and Tenaha 52-45. Neches was the No. 6 team in Class 1A, and Tenaha was ranked No. 5 in Class 2A.
Layton Sharp had 26 points in the first half of the title game for the Indians, who maintained their No. 1 ranking in the Texas Boys Coaches Association poll.
Lipan plays Lingleville at home tonight at 7:15, and will host Bluff Dale at 7:15 on Friday.