Decatur Holds Off Hackett

Posted: January 5, 2013 at 4:46 a.m.

Decatur sophomore forward Mario Urquidi takes a shot under the basket over Hackett's Buddy Nichols during play in Decatur on Friday night.

Decatur’s second field goal of the second half was a difference maker Friday night. Sophomore Victor Urquidi hit a 15-foot jump shoot with three seconds left to lift the Bulldogs to a 26-25 victory over Hackett in a 2A-4 Conference game.


Hackett 6 3 8 8 — 25

Decatur 10 9 3 4 — 26

Hackett (5-7, 2-2): Sweeten 13, Nichols 7, Graf 4, Byers 1.

Decatur (9-5, 2-1): M. Urquidi 12, V. Urquidi 6, Harris 6, Avery 2.


Hackett 43

Decatur 11

GIRLS — The Lady Hornets scored the first 14 points of the game to pull away for the victory.

Tara Blanton led Hackett (5-7, 2-2) with 16 points, all of which came in the second half.

Sayde Roughton hit a 3-pointer for the Lady Bulldogs (3-9, 1-2) first points early in the second period and finished with three points. Freshman Amanda Brenes was recently brought up from junior high team and she finished with two points

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