By LARRY GAGE
It was a case of what might have been for the Port Isabel High boys’ basketball team last week. They hosted the 4th Annual Tarpon Classic by the Bay Tournament and had to go with several key players out of action due to injury.
After a high-scoring first-round win over a quality Lasara squad on Thursday, they went down hard against Mission on Friday night. Then they unexpectedly got the day off on Saturday when MMA failed to show for their 1:30 scheduled game with the Tarpons.
Against Lasara on Thursday it was “run-and-gun” as P.I. ran past Lasara 84-70.
For more on this story, pick up a copy of the Dec. 13 edition of the Port Isabel South Padre Press.