Observations all along the line - Kimball & the Southern Panhandle First

Longhorns Fall In SPVA Opener, Face Perkins Thursday

The Kimball boys lost to Bridgeport 47-24 in first round play in the SPVA Conference Tournament on Monday night, dropping them into the losers bracket while No. 2 seed Bridgeport advanced into the winners bracket.

Kimball, the No. 7 seed, won the first half leading 10-2 at the quarter break and 13-11 at half time, but in an almost exact replay of their meeting this past Friday evening, it was all Bulldogs in the second half as they outscored the Longhorns 22-6 in third quarter play and 36-11 in the second half.

Bridgeport had its problems early with lots of turnovers and poor shooting, but the...