Courtney Chasteen, in her first year as the Wortham girls basketball coach, wants her Lady Bulldogs to play big. And everything starts with defense.
The Wortham volleyball team earned one superlative award in the All-District 14-2A voting. In addition, the Lady Bulldogs had three players on the first team and three on the second team.
Landon Anderson drives to the basket for two of his game-high 22 points against Itasca at the Mexia High School gym Tuesday.
The Mexia boys basketball team broke open close games with fourth-quarter surges to defeat Teague and Itasca on Monday and Tuesday to raise its record to 3-0 in the early part of the season.
The Wortham girls’ basketball team pitched a shutout for the first 11 minutes and held visiting Waco Parkview Christian to single digits in a 55-9 victory at the Wortham gym Friday, Nov. 19.