Life High School Mustangs Victorious at Rice Tournament

Rice, Tx - The Life Waxahachie boys basketball team continued their solid start to the season by going 5-0 and winning the championship of the Rice tournament. The Mustangs continued to play good, team basketball and excel on the defensive end of the floor. In pool play the Mustangs defeated Blooming Grove 73-50, Kerens 84-57, and Venus 70-30. They followed those performances with a semifinal win over tournament host Rice 67-35 and finished off the tournament with a tough win in double overtime against Colleyville Covenant 68-65. Justin Nimmer and Joshua Sanders were named to the All-Tournament team. The Mustangs have improved to 13-0 on the year and will play their last game before Christmas break @ Wortham Friday evening.