The Hewitt-Trussville Boys Basketball season ended on Thursday night as the Huskies dropped a 58-41 decision to Gadsden City. The Titans advanced to the Area Championship game where they will face Grissom. Hewitt ends the 2017-2018 season with a 15-9 record.

Bryant Howell led the Huskies in a low scoring first half. Hewitt closed the second quarter on a run and trailed 25-19 as the teams went to the locker rooms. Coach Marcus Thomas' team continued fighting in the 3rd quarter and trailed by just six points as the game entered the final stanza. Gadsden City would pull away in the 4th to advance.

Before the game, four Hewitt players were named to the All-Area team for their performances during the regular season. The players that received the honor were Damon Harper, Bryant Howell, Malachi Moore, and Jaxon Hunter.

Area Championship Schedule:
Games to be held at Bryant Bank Arena on the HTHS campus:
Saturday 5:30pm Hewitt-Trussville vs Grissom (Girls)
Saturday 7:00pm Grissom vs Gadsden City (Boys)