GIRLS BASKETBALL WINS
SEASON OPENING TOURNAMENT
The Hewitt-Trussville Girls Basketball team if off to a great start as they opened the
2017-2018 season by winning the championship of the 2017 Saint James Basketball
Tip-Off Tournament. The event was held Friday and Saturday at Saint James School in
The Huskies opened the tournament with a game against Park Crossing on Friday. Coach
Tonya Hunter's team played well as they won 65-29. On Saturday the team played
Prattville Christian in the semi-finals and won 56-22. That set up the championship game
between the Huskies and Loachapoka. The team hit 11 three-pointers and won 70-30.
Coach Tonya Hunter said, "This tournament was a tune up tournament to see where we
were as a team. Our team went down to Montgomery and did a lot of positive things. Our
chemistry is strong this year and the kids are having fun. We are excited about the rest of
The Huskies will be in action on Tuesday as they travel to Clay-Chalkville. The first home
game is scheduled for Thursday as the team will host Center Point.