Marauders beat Irving Tigers 65-32

Recap of basketball’s win against the Irving Tigers


Samson George

Senior Ryan Lee huddles with the rest of the team as they discuss the game ahead. The Marauders beat the Irving Tigers 65-32.

The Marauders beat the Irving Tigers 65-32 on Tuesday night at the boy’s varsity basketball game. It was the team’s seventh win of the season.

The Marauders got an early lead after going on an 11-0 run in the first quarter. Senior forward Ryan Vaughan started strong and scored 7 points. The team ended the first in the lead 15-7.

Senior guard Garrett Walters made two 3-pointers in the second quarter, while sophomore guard and forward Christian Weddington made plays around the rim all night, including highlight-reel dunks. The Marauders pulled ahead 33-13 to end the first half.

The team continued to force the Tigers into tough shots while making layups and occasional 3-pointers throughout the second half. This style of play is ultimately lead the Marauders coming out on top.

The Marauders will take on Irving Nimitz tomorrow night at 8 p.m. in the MAC.