BOYS BASKETBALL BEATS GRISSOM;
LEAD AREA 7
The Hewitt-Trussville Boys Basketball team defeated Grissom 65-46 on Friday night at
Bryant Bank Arena. The team is now in first place in 7A Area 7 with a 2-0 record. Hewitt
improved its overall record to 8-2.
The Huskies got off to a slow start on Friday night and the visiting Tigers led 17-13 after
the opening quarter. Hewitt got seven second-quarter points from Damon Harper and took
a 30-25 lead into the halftime break.
Coach Marcus Thomas' team caught fire in the third quarter. The Huskies scored 34
points in the quarter to put the game out of reach. The quarter was punctuated by a
half-court shot by TJ Alexander at the buzzer. Damon Harper scored 19 points to lead the
team. Jaxon Hunter made plays all night for the Huskies and added eight points.
Hewitt will host Pinson Valley on Monday December 18. Tip-off is scheduled for 7:30pm.